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Symptoms of Alcohol Poisoning

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 29, 2022Updated: April 7, 2022Alcohol poisoning can produce side effects that are harmful and even deadly. If you drink large amounts of alcohol in a single sitting, then you may experience multiple immediate symptoms of alcohol poisoning. For instance, you may…

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Do I Need an Aftercare Program?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 20, 2020Updated: March 3, 2022No matter what type of addiction you have or what type of rehab you have completed, an aftercare program is a vital part of many recovery programs. The question, “Do I need an aftercare program?” is one…

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Substance Abuse and Pregnancy Are Never to Mix

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 21, 2020Updated: April 2, 2020If you are combining substance abuse and pregnancy, it is time to seek professional assistance from a women’s treatment center immediately. Pregnant women do not have the luxury of waiting to decide whether or not they can…

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What Is Kratom, and Why Does It Concern People?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 17, 2020Updated: March 25, 2020Many people are asking, “What is kratom?” Reports about the supposed benefits of the imported “wonder herb” has many taking a closer look. Others feel a bit suspicious about such supplements due to their perceived connection to…

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Healthy Foods That Help With Addiction Recovery

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 13, 2020Updated: March 25, 2020When it comes to recovery, eating foods that help with addiction is important. A healthy diet can improve your bodily functions and outlook on life. Consuming foods such as fruits, whole grains, healthy proteins, and good fats…

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Coping Skills for Addiction Recovery

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 25, 2020Updated: February 24, 2020Developing coping skills for addiction recovery means the difference between sobriety and a life out of your control. Many people suffering from substance abuse problems have few, if any, coping strategies. Yet, if they want to remain…

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What is Psychotherapy?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 18, 2020Updated: February 13, 2020Have you ever asked yourself “What is psychotherapy, anyway?” Sure, you have some idea. If you’re like many people, you have a picture in your head of a person lying on a couch, chatting, while the therapist…

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How Long Does It Take to Detox?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 13, 2020Updated: July 27, 2021The drug detox process is different for everybody. So exactly how long does it take to detox? It depends on what substance your body is trying to rid itself of and your body’s specific processes. You’ll find…