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The Effect of Marijuana on the Brain

The Effect of Marijuana on the Brain

It goes by many names - weed, pot, hash, grass, chronic, bud, cannabis, 420, ganja, herb. This is just a small sample of the more than 1,000 names for marijuana. But regardless of what you call it, the end result of smoking, vaporizing, or ingesting this dangerous...

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Art Therapy in Addiction Treatment

Art Therapy in Addiction Treatment

Pablo Picasso once said, “Art washes from the soul the dust of everyday life.” For someone struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction, art therapy can be a valuable part of the process of building a sober future. While you can't treat addiction simply by creating...

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Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Addiction is a disease that can be called an “equal opportunity destroyer”. Much like cancer, it crosses every socio-economic boundary, as well as natural boundaries, such as gender. While both men and women make up the estimated 23.5 million Americans addicted to...

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