Posts tagged with ‘Alcohol and Drug Abuse’

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  • Grieving: Facing Illness, Death, and Other Losses

    Grief is a person’s normal, healthy response to a loss. It is different for everyone and includes both emotional and…

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  • Opioid Addiction

    Opioids are a type of medicine often used to help relieve pain. They work by lowering the number of pain…

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  • Caregiving: Care for Yourself While Caring for Others

    Caregivers provide care for people with chronic medical conditions. It’s a challenging job, so caregivers also need to take care…

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  • Alcohol Abuse

    Alcohol abuse is a pattern of drinking too much alcohol too often. This can harm your work, school, and…

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  • Caregiver Stress

    Caregivers provide care for people with chronic medical conditions. It can be challenging, and they often experience stress and get…

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  • Helping Your Child Deal with Peer Pressure

    Peer pressure can be good and bad. Teach your child how to handle negative peer pressure and make good…

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  • Teens and Alcohol

    Underage and binge drinking is dangerous and leads to negative outcomes, including risky behavior, injury, academic decline, and death.

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