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

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: September 18, 2020 Updated: October 29, 2020 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…

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Epidemic vs. Pandemic

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 6, 2020 Updated: January 13, 2021 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.…

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Addiction and Your Physical Health

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 4, 2020 Updated: January 13, 2021 Addiction and Your Physical Health: How Do They Relate to COVID-19 According to the experts, the people who are most vulnerable to COVID-19 are those with compromised immune systems. With that knowledge, it is critical to know how addiction and…

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Compromised Immune System

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 3, 2020 Updated: January 13, 2021 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.…

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Safety at Rehab

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 2, 2020 Updated: January 13, 2021 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…