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June 29, 2020

Which Neurotransmitter Is Involved in Drug Addiction?

It’s important to know that individuals struggling with substance use should be held accountable for their actions. That being said, people may be at a higher […]
June 15, 2020
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Is Drug Addiction a Disease or a Choice? The Final Verdict

There is a stigma attached to addictions, specifically ones associated with drugs. People often think that those who use drugs lack self-control or willpower and that […]
June 9, 2020

Addiction & Mental Health Support During a Global Pandemic: Perspectives from Frontline Responders

The Virginia Center for Addiction Medicine will host “Addiction & Mental Health Support During a Global Pandemic: Perspectives from Frontline Responders” on July 15th at 5:30 […]
June 2, 2020

How to Help Someone With Drug Addiction: 10 Ways to Support Them

When someone that you love is struggling with addiction, it can also feel like a struggle to find ways to help. The truth of the matter […]