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What Are The Signs of Benzo Withdrawal?

Benzodiazepines, more commonly referred to as benzos, treat a wide variety of conditions. Anxiety, panic disorders, depression, muscle spasms, and insomnia respond well to benzo treatment, but unfortunately, these ubiquitous substances also hold a high potential for addiction. With long-term use, the brain becomes tolerant to the effects of benzodiazepines. As a result, when individuals…

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Exercise and Recovery

Are you looking for a great treatment facility to get help with addiction and substance abuse? Phoenix Rising has specialists on hand that provide addiction counseling services in Palm Springs, CA. Below is more information about exercise and recovery and how both can help. Exercise and Recovery Addiction not only takes a mental toll on clients. It…

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Anxiety and Addiction

Anxiety disorders are a common type of mental illness that affects nearly 20 percent of Americans. Anxiety disorder often exhibits unfounded fears that cause abnormal reactions to typical situations. Anxiety and addiction form a vicious cycle, making anxiety worse. Likewise, anxiety can also fuel addiction as a form of self-medication. The symptoms of anxiety and addiction can…