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Author: Medical Director Donald Harline, MD

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3 Common Warning Signs of Relapse

Nearly 39 million Americans struggle with substance use disorder. Often when someone living with addiction shows warning signs of a relapse or experiences relapse, many believe it is caused by [...]
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Understanding Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome

Drugs and alcohol can take a significant toll on your body, especially if they are used for long periods before reaching sobriety. From physical and mental changes to those that [...]
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Understanding Bipolar and Drug Addiction Treatment

Substance abuse disorder and bipolar disorder are often simultaneously experienced. In fact, those living with bipolar disorder are more likely to experience drug addiction than those without a mental health [...]
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What Is the Drug DMT? Here’s What You Should Know

Although less common than other hallucinogenic drugs, like magic mushrooms or LSD, DMT is an internationally listed Schedule I drug that causes rapid and intense psychedelic highs, which can include [...]
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5 Signs Your Body Is Detoxing

Drugs and alcohol can take a significant toll on your body. From physical and mental changes to those that affect your emotions and overall well-being, they cause detrimental long-term effects [...]
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The Four Types of Bipolar Disorder

Mood changes are a normal part of life, but if you experience ones that seem to go from one extreme to the other, it may be an underlying sign of [...]
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