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Is Adderall Addictive?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: March 11, 2020 Updated: March 31, 2020 Adderall is a drug prescribed to many people for attention deficient disorder and other conditions. Adderall is a stimulant, and your body can become used to using it. It has the same addictive qualities as methamphetamines. When you ask then, “Is Adderall addictive?” the…

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Why Do People Binge Drink?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: March 9, 2020 Updated: March 31, 2020 Are you wondering why do people binge drink, especially when it seems like a high-risk situation? Binge drinking is one of the most preventable, severe health conditions in the U.S. It is also the most common type of excessive alcohol use in the U.S.,…

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Is Weed Addictive?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: March 3, 2020 Updated: March 31, 2020 It’s a common question. Is weed addictive? There’s a great deal of conflicting information about marijuana and whether it is safe to use. Even though this drug is being used more frequently in legalized situations, there is an addiction risk present. That’s one you…

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Suicide Contagion

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 29, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 Fashion designer Kate Spade killed herself on June 5th and chef Anthony Bourdain did the same thing a few days later. We know that suicide is not like a biological virus that you can catch. However, is suicide contagious if we hear of someone…

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How to Cope with Trauma

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 26, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 Experiencing trauma can make you think of nothing but what you encountered. You may try to move on but the memories prevent you from staying in the present. It is important to use healthy methods to be able to live your life and letting…