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Tips for Having a Sober Christmas

With the holidays right around the corner, many people in recovery may face some difficult days ahead. Around the holidays, people who have a history

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What is Dual Diagnosis?

Dual diagnosis is a term you often hear in both drug rehab and mental health facilities. But what is dual diagnosis and its treatment? Is

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Getting Help to Deal with Depression and Anxiety

They can come as evil twins, or they cause enough destruction on their own to warrant our attention. The prime culprits behind issues like addiction–depression

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Physical Dependence

Addiction is a combination of psychological and physical dependence. Some symptoms of each overlap, so what is physical dependence? A combination of things occurs within

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Xanax Withdrawal Timeline

Withdrawing from a drug can be a scary experience. The professionals at Granite Recovery Centers can help with Xanax withdrawal treatment in New Hampshire. Below

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What is Fentanyl?

You may have started hearing about fentanyl more often lately. What is fentanyl? Intended to treat the pain from diseases such as cancer, fentanyl is

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What Is Lean?

Lean is a seemingly innocuous cocktail but has become a deadly recreational drug. Manufactured by mixing large amounts of prescription cough syrup, generally Promethazine, various

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Getting Help for Teenage Drug Addiction

Addiction is never pretty. However, teenage drug addiction is particularly disturbing. The numbers, when it comes to teenage drug addiction, can be deceiving. This is