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Types of addiction

Addicted To Google Glass?!

Addicted To Google Glass?!

As our use of technology and devices expands into all areas of our lives, it seems inevitable that some people will become addicted to smartphones, computers, gaming and social media. One of the newest and most fascinating devices to hit the market, Google Glass, could further change the way we interact and use media. It […]

How Not To Help Your Addicted Child

How Not To Help Your Addicted Child

When you realize your child has a problem with drugs or alcohol or unhealthy behaviors, you probably want to make things better. Your job as a parent from the time he was small was to protect him and take his hurt away. You’ve always tried to help him solve his problems. You can see that […]

Chronic Relapse Is Not Hopeless

Chronic Relapse Is Not Hopeless

For many addicts and alcoholics, relapse is part of recovery. While most addicts know this on some level, actually living through a relapse or a series of relapses is another matter. As more and more relapses occur, both the addict and his family become consumed with frustration, disappointment and maybe even hopelessness. You may have […]

10 Signs That You’re A Sex Addict

10 Signs That You’re A Sex Addict

Sex addiction can disrupt many elements of your life, from your relationships to your work or college responsibilities, and determining that you have a problem is the first step along the road to recovery. When you think of a sex addict, you may envision a seedy man in a soiled raincoat; in reality, modern-day sex […]