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All posts tagged "Substance Use"
Substance Abuse Recovery
The theme for National Recovery Month 2013 is “Join the Voices for Recovery: Together on Pathways to Wellness.”
- Posted September 9, 2016
Diagnosing Mental Disorders
The DSM V changes diagnosis criteria for some disorders, including schizophrenia and bipolar.
- Posted November 9, 2013
Brothers who Relapse
If you are a brother in recovery, know that triggers to old behaviors are everywhere. Know the signs and get support!
- Posted October 27, 2013
ABC’s of MDMA
Ecstasy. Molly. E-bomb. Or just plain ‘e’, it’s all referring to MDMA. The illegal drug was initially popular among White adolescents and young adults in the nightclub scene or at “raves”, but the drug now affects a...
- Posted September 5, 2013
High risk factors for substance use disorders for African- Americans include family history of substance use and experiencing the pervasive stress unique to being African -American due to racism and discrimination.
- Posted May 28, 2013
Steroids Make You Stupid- Not Superman!
Steroid abuse may lead to serious, even irreversible, health problems like kidney impairment or failure; damage to the liver; and cardiovascular problems including enlargement of the heart, high blood pressure, risk of stroke and heart attack (even...
- Posted October 7, 2012
Less Likely to Use Drugs
New survey data reveals that African American teenagers are less likely to use drugs and alcohol compared to their white counterparts. But that's not the media perception, is it? Let's support drug-free kids.
- Posted November 9, 2011