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Am I Bipolar?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 6, 2021 Updated: September 6, 2021 Am I bipolar? Do I need bipolar disorder treatment? This is actually a tough question to answer. You may feel like your life is spinning out of control at times or like you don’t want to get out of bed. But, is it…

What Does Marijuana Addiction Look Like

What Does Marijuana Addiction Look Like?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 5, 2021 Updated: September 5, 2021 Marijuana addiction is an underrated problem that impacts the lives of millions of Americans and their loved ones. Though most don’t consider it to be dangerous, repetitive use of marijuana can result in many lasting effects. For help overcoming an addiction to…

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Signs Of Alcohol Use Disorder in Teens

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: December 22, 2020 Updated: March 24, 2021 Could your teen be using drugs? It’s a common misconception that teen alcohol use is normal and doesn’t need to be addressed. However, experimentation can lead to addiction quickly, especially for teens struggling with other mental health issues. If you suspect teenage…

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Panic Attack Vs Anxiety Attack

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 9, 2020 Updated: July 21, 2021 Everyone experiences certain levels of stress in their lives, but some people are affected by stress in ways that significantly affect their social and work lives. Although the terms are often used interchangeably in conversation, it can be important to understand the…

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The Link Between Childhood Trauma and Mental Health

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 13, 2020 Updated: March 11, 2021 If you are struggling with childhood trauma and mental health, you should know that you are not alone. A lot of people who experienced trauma in their childhood have problems with their mental health at a later date. That can be because…

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Effects of Teen Drug Abuse

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: February 6, 2020 Updated: March 5, 2020 Generally, when we think of people struggling with substance abuse we think of adults. It’s important to remember that this isn’t always the case. Rather, teen drug abuse is a growing problem that has far-reaching effects. Moreover, it’s not something that happens…

Underage Drinking Statistics

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 24, 2019 Updated: August 26, 2020 From teenage years to adulthood, our kids go through tremendous transitions. It puts a lot of stress on our young people. Sometimes, the stress translates to illicit behaviors like taking drugs and drinking while underage. One look at recent underage drinking statistics…

What Are the Purple Drank Effects?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: August 20, 2019 Updated: August 14, 2019 Purple drank, also known as “lean,” is both an addictive and harmful drug cocktail. It can lead to long-term dependency, dangerous behavioral changes, and significant side effects. While purple drank is commonly consumed in social settings, it is important to understand the…

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Cough Syrup Abuse

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: August 12, 2019 Updated: August 18, 2021 Your medicine cabinet may cause the death of your teen, due to cough syrup abuse. It may surprise parents and caretakers to know that their medicine cabinet filled with seemingly harmless OTC (over the counter) cough syrups, can be life-threatening for your…

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Effects of Alcohol on Young Adults

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: March 4, 2019 Updated: April 4, 2019 For many, college is a time of exploration and the first opportunity to spread their wings away from home. For some, however, it turns into a dangerous time filled with substance abuse. There are far-reaching effects of alcohol on young adults. However,…