Tag Archives: Addiction

Women Who Struggle with Intimacy & Sexual Addiction

Happy Young Woman Walking On The City Street Have you ever had two ends of a cord or necklace that have wound together in what seems an impossible unison? It seems impossible to see where one or the other starts, and even more difficult to attempt to tease them apart. You can spend hours finessing and straining only to end up with ends [...]
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Unique Issues Facing Middle-Aged Women in Addiction Recovery

Middle-age woman outside Contributor: Roseann Rook, CADC Clinical Addictions Specialist Timberline Knolls Residential Center. Drug and alcohol abuse can enter the life of anyone at any time. Although the reasons behind the attraction to chemical substances vary from person to person, the end result is typically the same: addiction. Middle-age women are in no way immune to the [...]
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No Family is Immune to Today’s Opioid Crisis

Shadow of family facing opioid crisis Contributor: Rogers Behavioral Health, with Michael M. Miller, MD, DFASAM, DLFAPA, Medical Director of the Herrington Recovery Center at Rogers Memorial Hospital. Overdose deaths involving prescription opioids have quadrupled since 1999, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). From 1999 to 2015, prescription opioids contributed to more than 183,000 deaths. What’s behind [...]
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