woman struggling with her mental health during the coronavirus pandemic

Are You Struggling With Your Mental Health During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

The coronavirus pandemic is adversely affecting every sector in the world. The pandemic is responsible for massive job losses across the globe and forcing healthcare systems to channel a lot of resources towards containing it. For the everyday person, coronavirus is making it difficult to socialize because of social distancing. This ultimately has an impact…

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Epidemic vs. Pandemic

Epidemic vs. Pandemic As many people are aware, the COVID-19 pandemic is spreading across the world. At the same time, we have a drug epidemic in our country. People may question what is the difference between an epidemic vs. pandemic. Is one worse than the other or do they affect one another? Let’s take a…

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Compromised Immune System

Compromised Immune System and COVID-19 Risks As coronavirus continues to spread across the globe, those with a compromised immune system face higher risks. Groups of people with a compromised immune system include the elderly, the already sick, and substance abusers. Addiction now poses a dual threat to the user: the normal threat of overdose and…

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Safety at Rehab

Safety at Rehab During the COVID-19 Pandemic Do you wish to overcome addiction at a rehab facility, but are afraid of the COVID-19 pandemic? Safety at rehab is critical during this period to ensure full recovery and avoid a catastrophic spread of the deadly virus. Statistics reveal that addiction changes the brain chemistry of a…