5 Ways the Blockchain Can Make Healthcare More Affordable

5 Ways the Blockchain Can Make Healthcare More Affordable

Today’s healthcare industry faces a rising tide of expenses associated with everything from trauma care to transcription services. Fortunately, blockchain technology is here to help. It’s a valuable tool for improving the quality of patient care, heightening transparency, and streamlining office processes. Used properly, the blockchain will promote cost savings in many ways. This article…

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Healing Your Brain: 3 Steps Toward a Solid Recovery

Healing Your Brain: 3 Steps Toward a Solid Recovery

Knowledge really is power. Putting your brain to work for you instead of against you will help you solidify your recovery from substance abuse. Fortunately, although the journey away from alcohol or drugs is difficult, it isn’t impossible. With the right information and coping skills, you can become your own best ally.

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How Blockchain Medicine Can Improve Patient Accountability

How Blockchain Medicine Can Improve Patient Accountability

Patient accountability is very low in America and our current healthcare system does nothing to change this. With traditional medicine, patients have no one holding them accountable for their own health. Blockchain medicine can provide a whole new way to monitor health and encourage patient accountability.

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How to Have a Recovery Friendly Workplace

How to Have a Recovery Friendly Workplace

Substance abuse in the workplace is a serious liability for employers. Every year in this country, drug and alcohol abuse are major contributors to workplace injuries and fatalities, plus they drain employee productivity and costs employers billions in lost productivity

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How Mindfulness Meditation Aids Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation

How Mindfulness Meditation Aids Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation

How Meditation and Mindfulness Aid Drug/Alcohol Rehabilitation Relapse is common in early recovery from drug or alcohol abuse. Many long-term alcoholics and drug addicts fail the first time they attempt to quit. This is because the intense cravings experienced by substance abusers are actually due to changes in brain chemistry. …

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Dangers Of Drug Abuse

Dangers Of Drug Abuse

“‘Drugs are bad,’ is not necessarily breaking news. But for those trapped in addiction, the negative side effects may not feel as obvious. However, they are a present danger, and occur whether or not an addict recognizes them.”

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Drug Abuse and Skin Picking | Dual Diagnosis

Drug Abuse and Skin Picking | Dual Diagnosis

Learn what dermotillomania is, how drug abuse affects the skin and treatment options here. We can help you start the process of healing today when you call. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.dualdiagnosis.org Drug addiction is known to cause scratching and picking at...

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Drug addiction involves stress

Drug addiction involves stress

“Drug addiction is a health and education issue,” Robertson tells Lifestyle. “It’s not a criminal issue. It’s a behavioral issue. We don’t have bad people, we have bad behavior. Address the behavior.” Sourced through Scoop.it from: lifestyle.inquirer.net This is a...

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Can You Get Over an Addiction?

Can You Get Over an Addiction?

"We are long overdue for a new perspective — both because our understanding of the neuroscience underlying addiction has changed and because so many existing treatments simply don’t work." Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.nytimes.com An article, entitled “Can You...

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Understanding High-Functioning Alcoholism

Understanding High-Functioning Alcoholism

Even high-functioning alcoholism can have a corrosive effect on physical and mental health. Sourced through Scoop.it from: seacliffrecovery.com High-functioning alcoholism is commonly overlooked and considered harmless. It's important to understand the signs and...

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Is the college social scene sobering up?

Is the college social scene sobering up?

  "Daybreaker founder Radha Agarwal's wants to eradicate the Solo cup from campuses—here's why and how she's getting students to swap keg stands for handstands." Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.wellandgood.com Daybreaker, a global company, has made it its mission...

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How to Find Drug Addiction Help for a Friend

How to Find Drug Addiction Help for a Friend

It’s difficult to see someone you care about struggle with a drug addiction. Here are some resources to help you find those words and the courage to say them. This site highlights a number of great strategies and tips on how best to help a friend or loved one....

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The brain’s response to alcohol abuse

The brain’s response to alcohol abuse

This article from addictionblog.org, called “Negative brain effects from prolonged alcohol abuse,” defines what constitutes alcohol abuse and explains the serious effects that alcohol has on brain function. Heavy drinking for extended periods of time can affect...

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By Hayver / May 25, 2017

The brain’s response to alcohol abuse

This article from addictionblog.org, called “Negative brain effects from prolonged alcohol abuse,” defines what constitutes alcohol abuse and explains the...

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By Hayver / April 19, 2017

Powerless

Have you noticed that the recovery community embraces the concept of powerlessness while the psychology community, and certainly the motivational...

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