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Substance use disorder

Find out everything you need to know about substance use disorder, including symptoms, treatment, causes, management and more.

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A Guide to Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT)
Learn about patches, gums, lozenges, nasal sprays and inhalers that may help smokers wean themsel...

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How to Quit Smoking Once and For All
Say farewell to your cigarettes by sticking with this step-by-step plan.

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6 Smoking Myths That Are Keeping You Sick
Don't let these misconceptions keep you from quitting.

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Is Vaping Really Better Than Smoking?
Millions of Americans use e-cigarettes regularly, and the number of vapers in the United States i...

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Vaping 101: What Every Parent Should Know
If you’re the parent of a teen—or even a “tween” who’s navigating m...

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5 Essential Facts About Smoking
Smoking kills about 480,000 people every year, and is a contributor to four of the five leading c...

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Heroin Addiction: What You Should Know
Picture in your mind a heroin addict and chances are you’re picturing him or her wrong. Any...

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How to Support Someone in Recovery
Recovery is different for everyone, but it’s a process in which individuals work to create ...

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6 Warning Signs of Addiction
Sometimes, when people have a problem with drugs or alcohol, it’s easy for them to recogniz...

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How to Avoid a Relapse During the Most Stressful Time of Year
The holidays are meant to be a time of rest and enjoyment, surrounded by warmth and loved ones. B...
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