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What you need to know about Addictions:

  • Brain Changes: Addiction causes changes in the brain which make quitting without professional treatment difficult
  • Medications: Addiction treatment medications like Suboxone, methadone and Naltrexone can minimize the odds of addiction relapse
  • Addiction: Addictions are characterized by compulsive use, use despite personal harms and cravings to use
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Use + Impulsivity + Compulsivity = Addiction

Learn how the brain changes of addiction exacerbate problems with impulsive and compulsive acts – how impulsivity drives early addiction and compulsivity and impulsivity perpetuate later stages and ...

Use + Impulsivity + Compulsivity = Addiction
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