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Is My Loved One Struggling With Depression?

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 24, 2020 Updated: February 18, 2021 Is My Loved One Struggling With Depression? When a loved one is going through any type of difficulty, it can be hard to understand just what the problem is. Maybe your loved one is acting differently, but you’re not sure…

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Self-Medicating Depression

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: August 12, 2019 Updated: August 21, 2019 More than 7% of adults in the United States have depression, making depression related disorders among the most common mental health issues in the country. Mental health disorders like depression are chronic and incurable, which makes self-medicating depression symptoms a…