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Some of Your Medications Could Be Linked to Dementia

Jessie GouldSubstance Abuse

Let’s get right to it: Certain medications like Benadryl, Advil PM, and Zyrtec belong to a class of medications called “anticholinergic drugs.” Recent studies have ... Read more
August 24th 2016
Jessie Gould
Substance Abuse

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How Addiction Captivates Your Brain

Jessie GouldSubstance Abuse

The high. The withdrawals. The bad decisions. These are the effects that drugs have on the brain that drive addiction. But what actually causes these ... Read more
August 10th 2016
Jessie Gould
Substance Abuse

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How to Recognize Addiction in the Workplace

Jessie GouldAlcohol Treatment, Substance Abuse

What do you do when an employee you used to trust starts showing signs of addiction? They used to get their work done, but now ... Read more
August 6th 2016
Jessie Gould
Alcohol Treatment, Substance Abuse

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The Hidden Dangers of Co-Addiction

Jessie GouldSubstance Abuse

When you think of the word “co-addiction,” what comes to mind? You might associate it with codependency, or even two people sharing an addiction. While ... Read more
August 4th 2016
Jessie Gould
Substance Abuse

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Is Drug Addiction a Disease or Choice?

Jessie GouldAlcohol Treatment, Substance Abuse

For centuries, addiction to alcohol and drugs has been seen as a moral failing. The person addicted was viewed as lacking in willpower. But while ... Read more
June 30th 2016
Jessie Gould
Alcohol Treatment, Substance Abuse

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9 Signs You’re In A Codependent Relationship (And What to Do About It)

Jessie GouldRehab

“Codependency.” Heard of it? The buzzword is often used casually online and throughout the mental health community to describe unhealthy relationships. But what does a ... Read more
June 21st 2016
Jessie Gould
Rehab

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“I need rehab but I don’t have insurance. Help!”

Jessie GouldInsurance

The cravings are becoming more frequent. You’re losing control. You need rehab now. But there’s just one problem—you don’t have insurance. How can you pay ... Read more
June 20th 2016
Jessie Gould
Insurance

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What Big Pharma Doesn’t Want You To Know About Painkillers

Jessie GouldRehab

435,000 people. That’s how many individuals reported using heroin in the last month, according to a 2014 study. In recent years, heroin overdose deaths have ... Read more
June 17th 2016
Jessie Gould
Rehab

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4 Signs of Teen Drug Abuse

Jessie GouldSubstance Abuse

It’s frightening to imagine that your child, already growing up so quickly, might be using drugs or drinking. However, drug abuse in teenagers is a ... Read more
June 7th 2016
Jessie Gould
Substance Abuse

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Comparing Medicare vs. Medicaid For Rehab Coverage

Jessie GouldInsurance

Need rehab, but worried about being able to pay for it? In the past, it was difficult to get help with recovery through government insurance. ... Read more
May 13th 2016
Jessie Gould
Insurance