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Do Men and Women View Addiction and Mental Illness Differently?

Devin GoldenInside Addiction, The Recovery Village

Males and females have unique genetic makeups. From their physical attributes to their mental configurations, the way males and a females view the world is often ... Read more
August 2nd 2018
Devin Golden
Inside Addiction, The Recovery Village

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It’s Official: WHO Classifies Gaming Addiction as a Disease

The Recovery VillageThe Recovery Village

When a person is unable to stop playing video games, there can be serious consequences. While the American Psychiatric Association has stopped short of classifying ... Read more
July 26th 2018
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Robin Williams’ Personal Struggles Examined in New Documentary

Matt GonzalesThe Recovery Village

During his career, Robin Williams wore many hats. As a stand-up comedian, he was an eccentric performer who was quirky yet affable. As an actor, ... Read more
July 26th 2018
Matt Gonzales
The Recovery Village

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Tough Losses and Crucial Mistakes: The Vulnerability of Athletes

Devin GoldenThe Recovery Village

The situation is clear: You are a professional athlete, and it’s the biggest moment in the biggest game of the season. Thousands of people are ... Read more
July 25th 2018
Devin Golden
The Recovery Village

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How Clinical and Recreational Therapy Work Together

Jennifer KopfThe Recovery Village

A quick Google search of “drug rehabilitation” brings up pages and pages of search results, but how does someone struggling with a substance use disorder ... Read more
July 25th 2018
Jennifer Kopf
The Recovery Village

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Demi Lovato in Stable Condition After Experiencing a Drug Overdose

Matt GonzalesThe Recovery Village

Demi Lovato in Stable Condition After Experiencing a Drug Overdose Last Updated: 7/25/2018 — 9:18 a.m.   Update: A representative for Demi Lovato released a ... Read more
July 24th 2018
Matt Gonzales
The Recovery Village

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10 Questions to Ask a Treatment Center Before You Enroll

Jennifer KopfThe Recovery Village

Making the decision to choose a treatment center for a substance addiction or mental health disorders can be a tough and important step in the ... Read more
July 24th 2018
Jennifer Kopf
The Recovery Village

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When the Party’s Over: How Drug and Alcohol Use During College Affects Post-College Employment

Jennifer KopfInside Addiction, The Recovery Village

“Animal House.” “Revenge of the Nerds.” “Old School.” “Van Wilder.” The film industry has created an entire genre featuring young, attractive, college kids binge-drinking, misusing ... Read more
July 24th 2018
Jennifer Kopf
Inside Addiction, The Recovery Village

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Beyond the Physical: How Sports Injuries Hurt

Devin GoldenThe Recovery Village

LeBron James has been playing basketball since he was in elementary school. Tom Brady was throwing a football before he graduated high school. Barry Bonds ... Read more
July 23rd 2018
Devin Golden
The Recovery Village

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Mixing Prescription Drugs and Alcohol Common in College

Matt GonzalesThe Recovery Village

Many people reflect on their time in college with great fondness. Some call this time the best years of their lives. While in college, individuals ... Read more
July 23rd 2018
Matt Gonzales
The Recovery Village