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What You Can Do to Recover from Addiction-Related Brain Damage

Addiction changes the structure of the brain. While getting treatment for your addiction at a treatment center like Spokane Falls Recovery is the most important step toward getting over your problem, you will also have to deal with addiction-related brain damage. Luckily, the longer you avoid substance use, the greater the chances you will have…

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Connection: Rediscovering the Significance of Human Relationships

“Suffering does not solve any problem mechanically as much as it reveals the constant problem that we are to ourselves, and opens up new spaces within us for learning and loving” – Richard Rohr   Connecting With Others Life is about connection. Human beings are social creatures. We are often at our best when we…

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What Is Physical Dependence?

Nearly everyone has heard the word “addiction” before and knows the meaning of this word. However, terms you may not have heard of before are “physical dependence,” and “psychological dependence” which go hand in hand with addiction. As most people know, addiction is a chronic condition that is marked by a person actively seeking drugs…