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What is Microdosing LSD/Mushrooms?

Micro-dosing can be considered taking a sub-perceptual dose of a substance. This means that you won’t necessarily feel the effects of the drug, but it may still influence your mood and behavior. Microdosing is common among people who use psychedelics recreationally, but it can also be used as a tool for self-improvement or therapeutic purposes.… Continue Reading What is Microdosing LSD/Mushrooms?

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Mixing Pain Pills and Alcohol

Whether by habit or by trying to seek a different kind of experience, many people often make the mistake of taking alcohol with substances. One of the more common instances of this is when people take pain pills and alcohol together. 47,500 deaths annually are attributable to the long-term health consequences of drinking too much… Continue Reading Mixing Pain Pills and Alcohol

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Substance Abuse By Race

In the United States, race is defined as “the classification of humans into groups on the basis of physical characteristics.” There are four main racial categories in the U.S.: White Black or African American Asian Native American or Alaska Native. There are also many other subcategories within these main categories. According to the National Survey… Continue Reading Substance Abuse By Race

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Finding Your First Steps in Recovery

Recovery from an addiction is a difficult journey, but not an impossible one. Establishing the first steps in recovery will set a path towards a permanent, sustainable, and healthy life, free from addiction and pain. Whether seeking treatment for a drug or alcohol addiction, counseling, treatment, and support are necessary for living an addiction-free life.… Continue Reading Finding Your First Steps in Recovery

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What Is Aftercare in Addiction Recovery?

Recovery is a complex and ongoing challenge. As much as you want to feel like you are entirely free from addiction, you know you still have the battle to face. Sobriety is a choice you will make each day after completing treatment at an inpatient or outpatient drug rehab center, which is why it is… Continue Reading What Is Aftercare in Addiction Recovery?

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Top Signs You Are a High-Functioning Alcoholic

The classic picture of an alcoholic as a person who always drinks too much and whose life is falling apart only pertains to a portion of people with alcohol use disorder (AUD). A significant number of people appear outwardly fine or even successful, even though they abuse alcohol. Referred to as high-functioning alcoholics, these individuals… Continue Reading Top Signs You Are a High-Functioning Alcoholic