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The Relationship Between Eating Disorders and Addiction

The Relationship Between Eating Disorders and Addiction

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC Research has found that nearly half of individuals with an eating disorder...

Does Relapse Mean I've Failed?

Does Relapse Mean I’ve Failed in Addiction Recovery?

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC Although the goal of sobriety and recovery is to avoid substance use...

What Is Nicotine Addiction?

What Is Nicotine Addiction?

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC People have been using tobacco for centuries. Whether chewing tobacco, smoking cigarettes,...

Levels of Care in Addiction Recovery

Levels of Care in Addiction Recovery

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC Addiction affects everyone differently, which means effective treatment must be individualized to...

Chronic Pain and Addiction

Chronic Pain and Addiction

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC Chronic pain and addiction have a complicated relationship. When people experience acute...

Risk Factors for Developing Addiction

Risk Factors for Developing Addiction

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC Many people believe that the main factor that plays into the development...

Why Do People Use Drugs?

Why Do People Use Drugs?

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC Drugs have been around for thousands of years. This means that drug...

Using Mindfulness to Cope in Addiction Recovery

Using Mindfulness to Cope in Addiction Recovery

Updated on 1/31/2023 Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC If you know a thing or two about mental...

Why Addiction Affects Everyone Differently

Why Addiction Affects Everyone Differently

Content Reviewed by Cameron Bolish, M.Ed., CEO of PaRC Watching someone struggle with addiction can be overwhelming and confusing when you...

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Talking to Someone You Love About Addiction

Updated on 1/31/2023 With so many people in active drug and alcohol addiction, their friends and family will inevitably feel the...