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One In Four Americans Are Using A Drug That Makes Them Callous And Uncaring. Help for mothers in need of addiction treatment. 02-03 Help for mothers in need of addiction treatment Posted in Addiction, Alcohol Rehab, Children, Drug Addiction Treatment, Drug Rehab, Family, Parenting - 0 Comments <div class="greet_block wpgb_cornered"><div class="greet_text"><div class="greet_image"><a href=" rel="nofollow"><img src=" alt="WP Greet Box icon" /></a></div>Hello there!

Help for mothers in need of addiction treatment

If you are new here, you might want to <a href=" rel="nofollow"><strong>subscribe to the RSS feed</strong></a> for updates on this topic. Depression is a Luxury - Ways You Can Cope. Oxytocin has different effects on stress in male and female mice. 02-26 Oxytocin has different effects on stress in male and female mice Posted in Attachment, Cognition, Emotions, Family, Friendship, Hormones, Oxytocin, Relationships, Stress - 0 Comments.

Oxytocin has different effects on stress in male and female mice

The gift of respect in relationships: Caregiving during the holidays. 12-19 The gift of respect in relationships: Caregiving during the holidays Posted in Aging, Family, Relationships - 0 Comments <div class="greet_block wpgb_cornered"><div class="greet_text"><div class="greet_image"><a href=" rel="nofollow"><img src=" alt="WP Greet Box icon" /></a></div>Hello there!

The gift of respect in relationships: Caregiving during the holidays

Drug rehab may replace jail time for women. Due to the growing problem of addiction to prescription narcotics as well as to drugs such as cocaine, methamphetamine and heroin, an increasing number of addicted women are being caught up in the criminal justice system.

Drug rehab may replace jail time for women

Because society is becoming much more aware of the prevalence of addiction as well as the societal and personal costs of drug abuse, courts are beginning to use alternative sentencing programs in lieu of sentencing women to prison or jail for their nonviolent offenses. Alternative sentencing programs used when drug addiction is the issue normally involve drug rehab for women. Treatment can provide long-term benefits While drug treatment may help women to avoid sentences to jail or prison that should not be the only reason why a woman should consider participating in an alternative sentencing program. Drug rehabilitation treatment can help women to receive the education they need to become healthier and start their lives anew.

The importance of committing to recovery. How to improve the health of your mind, body, and spirit. If you want to be an overall healthy person, then you can’t just focus on the health of your body.

How to improve the health of your mind, body, and spirit

While that’s a great start to make, you also need to focus on the health of your mind and spirit too! Only then will you feel totally in balance and healthy. The tips here will help you to do just that. Addressing the burdens of addiction over the holidays. 12-05 Addressing the burdens of addiction over the holidays Posted in Drug Abuse, Family, Stress - 0 Comments <div class="greet_block wpgb_cornered"><div class="greet_text"><div class="greet_image"><a href=" rel="nofollow"><img src=" alt="WP Greet Box icon" /></a></div>Hello there!

Addressing the burdens of addiction over the holidays

If you are new here, you might want to <a href=" rel="nofollow"><strong>subscribe to the RSS feed</strong></a> for updates on this topic. <div style="clear:both"></div></div></div> For addiction patients and their families, the holidays can present particular difficulties. Burdens for those in recovery. Physiological stress: A direct cause for infertility. 11-29 Physiological stress: A direct cause for infertility Posted in Health, Research, Stress - 0 Comments <div class="greet_block wpgb_cornered"><div class="greet_text"><div class="greet_image"><a href=" rel="nofollow"><img src=" alt="WP Greet Box icon" /></a></div>Hello there!

Physiological stress: A direct cause for infertility

If you are new here, you might want to <a href=" rel="nofollow"><strong>subscribe to the RSS feed</strong></a> for updates on this topic. How communication can help with depression. Depression is debilitating and serious for the person experiencing the symptoms.

How communication can help with depression

It is also difficult for family and friends who want to help. One of the most frustrating parts of being around someone who is depressed is the communication factor. Often, people who are experiencing depression are extremely sensitive to direct or implied advice, which can make it challenging to converse rationally. Positive communication can help with depression and centers offering rehab for depression usually offer different types of therapy to increase communication in patients. Group therapy At a depression recovery center, the depressed individual will learn from staff and other residents that they are not alone. Four ways rehab can help in rebuilding your life.

5 little known facts about loneliness. 03-13 5 little known facts about loneliness.

5 little known facts about loneliness

5 Healthy Detox Diets For Women. Detoxing the body is the process of ridding it of toxins and waste.

5 Healthy Detox Diets For Women

There are many opinions from both professionals and laypeople as to what a detox diet should consist of and how long it is safe to follow. Some believe the only true detox diet is fasting with just water or juice, while some doctors insist we should never deprive ourselves of food. Before deciding which detox diet plan may be right for you consider the benefits of detoxing: Natural weight loss – Along with water weight, the decreased calories and often improved nutrition can help shed fat.Rejuvenate or increase energy – Eliminating toxins from the body, in combination with weight loss helps the liver and kidneys function more efficiently and provides more energy.Psychological boost – Fasting is a part of many religions and even a simple detox helps to clear your head. Nutritional needs of women: Women interrupted: Men tend to interrupt women at high rates. 10-02 Women interrupted: Men tend to interrupt women at high rates Posted in Anxiety, Mental Health, Relationships, Women - 0 Comments.

12 steps to reduce stress while tackling in-between holiday tasks. 12-30 12 steps to reduce stress while tackling in-between holiday tasks Posted in Uncategorized - 0 Comments <div class="greet_block wpgb_cornered"><div class="greet_text"><div class="greet_image"><a href=" rel="nofollow"><img src=" alt="WP Greet Box icon" /></a></div>Hello there!

Child custody while dealing with substance abuse. 01-20 Child custody while dealing with substance abuse Posted in Addiction, Children, Laws, Motherhood, Parenting - 0 Comments. Teaching your children about the stages of drug addiction. 09-13 Teaching your children about the stages of drug addiction Posted in Mental Health, Parenting, Substance Abuse - 0 Comments <div class="greet_block wpgb_cornered"><div class="greet_text"><div class="greet_image"><a href=" rel="nofollow"><img src=" alt="WP Greet Box icon" /></a></div>Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to <a href=" rel="nofollow"><strong>subscribe to the RSS feed</strong></a> for updates on this topic.

<div style="clear:both"></div></div></div> You feel it in the pit of your stomach. You’ve braved being apart from your children during a rehabilitation stint or the throes of incarceration. What Works for Benzodiazepine Addiction Treatment. Tranquilizers in the benzodiazepine class are frequently prescribed to people with anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), panic attack disorder, alcohol withdrawal, and as a muscle relaxant. While these drugs can provide a tremendous amount of relief from the distressing symptoms associated with these conditions, they can also be physically addictive. Benzodiazepine withdrawal treatment may be necessary for a safe recovery. There are a number of reliable benzodiazepine addiction treatment options available for anyone who has developed a dependence on this class of drugs. 4 Signs of PTSD for the layman. New study links narcissistic men to sexual assault. 09-12 New study links narcissistic men to sexual assault Posted in Behavioral Health, Research, Trauma - 0 Comments An estimated one-fifth of women are sexually assaulted on college campuses.

College men have consistently reported committing acts that range from unwanted kissing and sexual contact to behaviors that meet the legal definitions of rape. Sixty-three percent of men at one university admitted to an attempt or actually committing acts that qualify as forced rape, according to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC). Research supports recovery-oriented systems of care. 09-09 Research supports recovery-oriented systems of care Posted in Recovery, Research, Treatment - 0 Comments According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), a recovery-oriented system of care (ROSC) is “a coordinated network of community-based services and supports that is person-centered and builds on the strengths and resiliencies of individuals, families and communities to achieve abstinence and improved health, wellness, and quality of life for those with or at risk of alcohol and drug problems.”

SAMHSA’s 2010 ROSC resource guide outlines the history, planning and practices for their use. Recovery-oriented care in greater detail SAMHSA also reports 7.9 million American adults had co-occurring mental and substance use disorders in 2014. However, with their role on providing both acute and chronic care, ROSC programs can play a strong role for people who need dual diagnosis treatment.

Thermotherapy may be able to treat depression, scientists say. 08-31 Thermotherapy may be able to treat depression, scientists say Posted in Depression rehab, Mental Health, Research - 0 Comments A research team led by Charles Raison, M.D., a scientist affiliated with both the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and the University of Arizona, Tuscon, sought to determine whether or not applying heat to the human body could resolve symptoms associated with depression.

Although the concept might sound like science fiction, the results of this study suggest that the occasional sauna might not be a bad idea when it comes to treating depression. This study was published in the scientific journal JAMA Psychiatry. The study. Workaholics often deal with ADHD, depression and anxiety. 08-29 Workaholics often deal with ADHD, depression and anxiety. Research reveals new dangers of smoking to unborn children. 08-11 Research reveals new dangers of smoking to unborn children Posted in Parenting, Research, Substance Abuse - 0 Comments Smoking cigarettes is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality. In the United States, smoking is responsible for nearly one-fifth of all deaths and 480,000 premature deaths per year. It increases the risk for premature death due to a number of health problems, including cardiovascular and respiratory disease, cancer and stroke. Thousand of chemicals and about 70 carcinogens contained in tobacco smoke have negative consequences on virtually every organ in the body.

These are some of the many reasons that pregnant mothers, in particular, shouldn’t smoke. Five harmful effects of addiction on women. Gaslighting – Signs and solutions. 10-28 Gaslighting – Signs and solutions Posted in Anxiety, Mental Health, Mental Illness, Relationships - 0 Comments Situations of physical and mental abuse can take a toll on the most resilient individuals. Among the tools of the abuser is “gaslighting,” or actively deceiving the victim into believe something did or did not happen. By doing so, the bully can create seeds of doubt in the victim and possibly further the abuse.

Robin Stern, Ph.D., contributing to Psychology Today, thinks that the effects of gaslighting can slowly set in over a long period of time, gradually altering the victim’s reality. First is disbelief. Parents in recovery: Learn self-care. Brain changes before and after pregnancy. 01-05 Brain changes before and after pregnancy Posted in Attachment, Cognition, Motherhood, Parenting - 0 Comments Research is continuing to uncover some interesting information about what happens to a woman’s brain during and after pregnancy that motivates her to nurture and protect a newborn baby. New study suggests SSRIs are unsafe during pregnancy.

07-13 New study suggests SSRIs are unsafe during pregnancy. New research finds sexual aggression’s effects on the brain. Workaholism can be tied to mental illness. Rural Rehab Programs Give Women a Second Chance. Korsakoff syndrome: A dangerous risk for those with mental illness. 6 depression triggers to recognize during the aging process. Can primary care doctors manage mental illness? New medications treat opioid addiction. Four benefits of in-patient addiction treatment programs. When you lose a child to addiction. The dangers of prenatal depression. Bringing baby home – Preparing for the new arrival. The thyroid’s link to mental health. Depression affects the entire body. Assessing the effectiveness of yoga in treatment - Sovereign Health of Arizona - Sovereign Health of Arizona. Identifying personality disorder clusters - Sovereign Health of Arizona - Sovereign Health of Arizona. Researchers successfully treat depression with new noninvasive technique - Sovereign Health of Arizona - Sovereign Health of Arizona.

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Dealing with an abusive husband in the middle of divorce. Protection of substance abuse records. Points to Keep in Mind Before Bringing Your Baby Home. How Does Depression Affect You Mentally. What is The silent stigma of female infertility ? Addiction in pregnancy: Myths, facts and steps to recovery - Sovereign Health of Arizona - Sovereign Health of Arizona.

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