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Special Needs of Women in Addiction Treatment
What Are the Special Needs of Women in Addiction Treatment? September 26, 2017 6:52 pm - - Leave your thoughts

When it comes to rehab for women, gender differences come into play because women have specific needs that men don’t necessarily share. The rehabilitation approach used for men may not have the same efficacy for women and that, of course, is something that has to be taken into consideration when choosing a women’s recovery center. The core principles of gender-specific […]

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Effects of Depression on Women
What are the Effects of Depression on Women? September 21, 2017 7:23 pm - - Leave your thoughts

Around 15 million Americans suffer from depression every year of which the majority are women, around two-thirds of whom do not receive the treatment they need. An unwillingness to communicate difficulty in coping, particularly if a caregiver, prevents many women with depression from speaking out about their suffering with this chronic mental illness. What Exactly is Depression? Depression is a […]

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Addiction in Young Women
The 7 Main Causes of Addiction in Young Women September 20, 2017 7:51 pm - - Leave your thoughts

The years when a girl becomes a woman can be a confusing and fragile time, particularly with the pressure of social media and the crushing expectations that are placed on girls who are still slowly developing their identity and sense of self-worth while their bodies undergo extensive changes. It is possibly the heightened pressure resulting from the rising dominance of […]

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Avoid Relapse After Successful Detox
How to Avoid Relapse After Successful Detox September 13, 2017 6:58 pm - - Leave your thoughts

There are always new challenges to face once detox for women has been completed and patients return to their daily lives. The most difficult challenge to face is temptation, particularly as the disease pervades the lives and social circles of addicts before treatment, making significant lifestyle changes inevitable. Female addicts are often more susceptible to the opinions of others and […]

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