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National Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Month

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: September 25, 2021 Updated: August 31, 2021 For over 30 years, September has marked the observance of National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month. The month’s primary goal is to raise awareness and understanding surrounding mental and substance use disorders. Throughout the month, there are several celebratory dates, such as National…

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The Dangers of Lean

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: September 22, 2021 Updated: August 31, 2021 Combining prescription-strength cough syrup and soft drinks is popularly referred to as “lean” among various other names. Prescription-strength cough syrup contains codeine which comes from the opium poppy plant so addictive you may need a prescription drug…

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Drugs and College Students

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: September 17, 2021 Updated: August 31, 2021 Unfortunately, drug use among college students is all too common and can result in physical, mental, social, and academic problems. Substance use in college students is usually experimental but can quickly turn into an addiction that requires substance abuse treatment. College students adapt to…