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…

football players that are at risk for CTE

Treatment for Football-Induced CTE

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is one of the lesser common brain injuries that can occur during football and other traumatic brain injury accidents. This condition describes brain degeneration that often is attributed to repeated head traumas. If your loved one has been diagnosed with a football-induced CTE, our team at Springfield Wellness Center may be…

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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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Alcoholism and Depression Are Often Linked

If you’re struggling with depression, you might find that you turn to alcohol to reduce your depressive feelings. Unfortunately, that can become a vicious circle because alcohol is a depressant that can make you feel worse. Then that leads to more drinking, and before you know it, you’ve found yourself in a problem situation with…

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Signs of Depression

Depression is more than a temporary feeling of sadness after having an especially bad day. Everyone likely feels depressed for a short period on occasion. However, a person experiencing clinical depression can result in different symptoms and effects depending on the person. The signs of depression are potentially overwhelming without effective treatment. The professional team…