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5 Signs You Have Co-Occurring Disorders

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: October 8, 2020 Updated: November 25, 2020 Addiction and mental health disorders are closely related. Mental health disorders can push someone to addictive tendencies. Similarly, addiction can lead to the development of certain disorders. When a person is suffering from mental health issues and addiction simultaneously, we…

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What Are Co-Occurring Disorders? The Ultimate Guide

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: May 13, 2020 Updated: May 13, 2020 Someone with a co-occurring disorder abuses substances and also has a mental illness. This kind of disease occurs when an individual is diagnosed with substance abuse and at least one or more mental illnesses. According to studies, mental health conditions affect…