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The Importance of Nutrition in Addiction Recovery

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 30, 2021 Updated: May 10, 2021 Proper nutrition is often overlooked in discussions about substance abuse recovery. The focus tends to be on detoxification, therapy, support groups, etc. While all of those things are crucial to recovery, true health cannot be…

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The Connection Between ADHD and Addiction

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 26, 2021 Updated: December 1, 2021 More than 6 million U.S. children from ages 2 to 17 are currently diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The CDC also estimates that…

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Signs Your Teen Might Be Using Drugs or Alcohol

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 19, 2021 Updated: August 26, 2021 Teens experience many changes and challenges in adolescence. They can be impulsive and might engage in risky or dangerous behavior. A teen’s brain is rapidly developing and growing, and it receives and retains a large…

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How to Come Up with a Treatment Plan for Substance Abusers

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 15, 2021 Updated: May 26, 2021 Recognizing the need for alcohol or drug addiction treatment is the first step towards healing. The second step revolves around creating a treatment plan for substance abusers. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach. Each person responds to…