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Studies in the science of addiction recovery

The Perfect Diet for Recovery
10 months ago

The Perfect Diet for Recovery

Matthew Lovitt, Master Nutrition Therapist, is back for more! Last month he shared with us the complicated relationship between sugar and sobriety. This month he is here to discuss the perfect …
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The Science Behind a ‘Pokemon Go’ Addiction
10 months ago

The Science Behind a ‘Pokemon Go’ Addiction

By  • Media, News, Tech

You don’t have to be a millennial to realize that Pokémon Go is taking over the planet. The new app has found a way to connect our daily lives, activities, …
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Work at Addicaid
10 months ago

Work at Addicaid

We’re looking for the innovators, the instigators, the pioneers, and the rebels in recovery. The unwavering desire to make an impact on addiction is what unites Addicaid. This shared passion …
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Addicaid Partnership Opportunities
11 months ago

Addicaid Partnership Opportunities

We’re looking for the innovators, the instigators, the pioneers, and the rebels in recovery. The unwavering desire to make an impact on addiction is what unites Addicaid …
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Can Psychedelic Drugs Help Treat Addiction?
11 months ago

Can Psychedelic Drugs Help Treat Addiction?

Recently, psychedelic drugs have been experimented with as tools to illuminate the workings of the brain and treat depression. Substances such as psilocybin, LSD, and MDMA may be of the few …
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Video: Opioid Addiction and Treatment
11 months ago

Video: Opioid Addiction and Treatment

The fourth and last video in this series on opioids focuses on opioid addiction and treatment. First, there is a distinction to be made between dependence and addiction. Dependence is …
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Video: The Science of Opioids
11 months ago

Video: The Science of Opioids

“The Science of Opioids” is the second video featured in this series of 4 that explains the reception and breakdown of opioids in our brains and bodies. Follow the science, …
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Video: The History of Opioids
11 months ago

Video: The History of Opioids

Over the next few days, we’ll explore the history of opioids through 4 short videos. We’ll learn about the expansion of opioids in medicine, how they’ve changed over the years, and how they’ve been …
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Fine Tuning Your Emotions
12 months ago

Fine Tuning Your Emotions

When something doesn’t go your way, how do you feel? Sad? Upset? Just generally bad? Well new research suggests that fine-tuning your feelings gives you a better emotional understanding of …
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This Podcast on Addiction Really Hits Home
1 year ago

This Podcast on Addiction Really Hits Home

A new episode of Radiolab takes a sober look at the throbbing, aching, craving desire states that return us (again and again) to the object of our addictions… and discuss some available …
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