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Celebrate Mens Health Month 2019

There are more men in the United States struggling with drugs and alcohol addiction than women, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The reason behind this is that men respond differently to seeking help compared to women. Men, therefore, tend to suffer more effects and struggle in their recovery process. As we celebrate…

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Recreational Therapy

We all know that physical exercise is a critical component to enhance or maintain physical health. But did you know that physical activity offers exceptional benefits for people in recovery from drug and/or alcohol addiction? In light of this, some substance abuse recovery programs offer recreational therapy. What is Recreational Therapy? Depending on the treatment…