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Mental Health

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Positive Self-Talk (Saying Is Believing)
1 year ago

Positive Self-Talk (Saying Is Believing)

In the privacy of our minds, we all talk to ourselves. Self-talk is what happens when you make yourself the target of your own comments, advice or reminders. It’s like …
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This Is What Happens Inside an Addicted Brain
1 year ago

This Is What Happens Inside an Addicted Brain

What is actually happening inside of your body and brain when you become addicted to something? This video from Life Noggin explains..

 

 

 

If you or …
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Fighting the Stigma of Addiction
1 year ago

Fighting the Stigma of Addiction

Stigma is one of the meanest and most difficult aspects of addiction because it makes it harder for people to get the help they need and deserve. Society imposes stigma …
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The Science Of Anxiety, In Under 3 Minutes
1 year ago

The Science Of Anxiety, In Under 3 Minutes

Anxiety is a normal response to stressful situations, and almost everyone has experienced it before. But anxiety is a behavior seen in people with addiction that is disproportionate to the rest of the …
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The Link Between Depression & Alcoholism
1 year ago

The Link Between Depression & Alcoholism

Question:   Is alcoholism a form of depression or does it cause depression in those genetically susceptible?  Also, can you be an alcoholic and not suffer from depression??

Answer:   Alcoholism is …
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The Function of Dysfunction
2 years ago

The Function of Dysfunction

Your waitress. Your colleagues at work. Your doctor. Maybe even your parents. They’re all high. All the time. That’s what it feels like anyway. This podcast from This American Life, highlights …
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What Is Addiction?
2 years ago

What Is Addiction?

What is addiction? Why are some people predisposed to it and what happens in the brain when addiction takes hold? In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, hosts …
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Things You Can Do to Be Happier
2 years ago

Things You Can Do to Be Happier

Happiness is an elusive goal; everyone seems to want it, but if it were easy to attain, the whole world would be happy and we wouldn’t need to keep searching …
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What Do You Do When Your Own Worst Enemy Is…You?
2 years ago

What Do You Do When Your Own Worst Enemy Is…You?

Radiolab is one of our favorite podcasts. We listen to it regularly at the Addicaid office. It’s a show that explores the sometimes blurry boundaries between science, philosophy, and human experience. Hosts …
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Researchers Categorize the Four Types of Drunks
2 years ago

Researchers Categorize the Four Types of Drunks

We all know that alcoholism is a serious disorder. A study recently published in Addiction Research & Theory, has researchers questioning 187 pairs of “drinking buddies”—undergrads who frequently drank together—and concluded …
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