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Wine Mom Culture

Wine mom culture emerged with the tongue-in-cheek Facebook group called “Moms Who Need Wine,” which has more than 700,000 members. Moms share funny memes and other content about how much wine mothers need to raise children. This is just one group that glorifies alcohol and alcoholism among women. It can be especially damaging for women…

How to Fight Addiction Stigmas

Addiction stigmas are still a common problem throughout the recovery community. Sadly, these misconceptions can make a person’s addiction treatment process much harder. Thankfully, more people are fighting these stigmas every day. Addiction Stigmas are Still a Major Problem Although advances in medical science have expanded the understanding of addiction and how it begins and sustains, many people…

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Dangers of Substance Abuse

People still experiment with drugs or alcohol every day despite the dangers of substance abuse. Meanwhile, those who’re already “hooked” continue to abuse the addictive substances regardless of the harmful effects. While early intervention can help minimize the dangers for persons in the early stages of addiction, those with a substance use disorder will need…

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Mental Health and Substance Abuse: The Tight Connection

Over the years, drug and rehab specialists have worked to understand the connections between mental health and substance abuse. These two concerns often form a tight-knit abuse cycle that can be hard to escape. That’s why we at Atlantic Recovery Center prepared this article. Read through it to learn more about the connection between these problems and…

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Benefits of Residential Treatment

It’s hard to watch someone you love change in front of your eyes due to substance abuse disorders. However, Atlanta Recovery Center empowers both families and those experiencing drug and alcohol addiction. Our clients come to us seeking help and take advantage of the benefits of residential treatment in Florida. What’s at Stake? The National Institute on Drug…