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The Effects of CTE on Addiction

CTE is the common shorthand for a disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy. People with this disease experience a gradual, severe loss of their brain function. There is a link between CTE and addiction. Pre-existing addiction may contribute to the start of the illness. In addition, the presence of CTE can make you more likely to…

man drinking water showing Signs of Alcohol Withdrawal

What Are the Signs of Alcohol Withdrawal?

For anyone who may be experiencing the signs of alcohol withdrawal, getting the help and support they need is vital. It’s generally safer to go through withdrawal in a setting where medical professionals can monitor it, such as the alcohol detox program at Springfield Wellness Center. Getting professional treatment is especially important if alcohol has…