man considers how fatigue can lead to stimulant addiction

How Chronic Fatigue Leads to Stimulant Addiction

Chronic fatigue syndrome, or CFS, is a serious health condition that produces extreme tiredness and pain. The syndrome can also lead to other significant problems. One of the less well-known risks in people with CFS is stimulant addiction. There are a couple of potential explanations for the link between fatigue and addiction to stimulants. For…

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What Mental Health Issues Lead to Addiction

What are the causes of addiction? There are many potential causes, including environmental and genetic factors. Mental health conditions are some of the most common causes of addiction. Disorders such as anxiety and depression become so hard to manage that people turn to drugs or alcohol to cope with them and manage the symptoms they…

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Signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder

Almost everyone experiences a bout of depression during their lifetime. It may even start as stress and not make you feel unhappy, just off. Depression may last most of your life, for a few years, or a few months. How long your depression lasts plays a significant role in seasonal affective disorder. You may know…

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5 Symptoms of Chronic Stress

Chronic stress often leads to physical, emotional, and mental health problems that get worse over time. At Springfield Wellness Center, we provide treatment that works to determine the cause of your chronic stress to develop a successful treatment plan. We offer a wide range of treatment options for those dealing with chronic stress, with or without…

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5 Ways to Show Kindness on World Mental Health Day

Every year on October 10th, the world gets together to raise awareness about mental health issues. World Mental Health Day got its start in 1992 with the hope of improving the quality of mental health services around the globe. Learn how to celebrate World Mental Health Day with Springfield Wellness Centers today by calling 844.334.4727.…