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What is Self-Medicating?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 28, 2022 Updated: March 11, 2022 Self-medicating is the term used to describe our use of addictive substances and behaviors to relieve our mental and emotional pain. Rather than actual medication or natural remedies that would help us to heal, we’re relying on toxic substances and harmful behaviors that mask…