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Is Addiction a Choice? Discover Some Common Causes of Addiction

Did you know that when someone is diagnosed with a substance abuse disorder or addiction, they receive a medical diagnosis code? The code is typically taken from the DSM-5 — that stands for the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th edition. Codes from the DSM-5 are used to indicate in medical charts the …

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Everything You Need to Know About Exercise and Addiction Recovery

Exercise and addiction recovery are the very best of friends. When you’re in rehab, you’ll take part in regular physical activity. This isn’t just to pass the time, although workouts are a great way to kill an hour; it’s also to help you get more empowered and healthy. Substance use disorders are all-consuming, and they …

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12 Steps of AA and NA Explained in Simple Terms

Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous are the oldest and best-regarded methods of addiction treatment. Even according to scientific trials, AA is the most effective way of overcoming a substance abuse disorder. Many rehab programs and therapy methods are inspired by the style and content of AA treatment programs. How Did Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous …

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