Addiction Is a Disease

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Addiction is defined as a disease by most medical professionals and organizations, including the American Medical Association and the American Society of Addiction Medicine.

Like Alzheimer’s, cancer and heart disease, addiction is caused by a combination of behavioral, environmental and biological factors. Genetic risks factors account for about half of the likelihood that an individual will develop addiction.  Watch this educational video on addiction to learn more.

Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center Provides Holistic Addiction Recovery Options to a Variety of Addicts

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The holistic approach to treating drug and alcohol addiction has been the driving force behind the Holistic Addiction Treatment Centers 17 years of successfully helping addicts. This unique approach helps the addict by dealing with the underlying issues driving their addiction.

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New Free Information and Articles on Drug and Alcohol Addiction Presented by AddictionSearch.com

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AddictionSearch has released a new site section, featuring a collection of free carefully researched articles on drug and alcohol addiction topics and issues.

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Celebrity Drug Interventions Beneficial for Others Needing Help

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The National Enquirer recently reported that Bobby Brown staged a successful drug intervention for Whitney Houston. Recovery Now TV Spokesman Mike Cohan points out that news concerning celebrity interventions is beneficial for others needing help.

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Celebrity Drug Interventions Beneficial for Others Needing Help

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The National Enquirer recently reported that Bobby Brown staged a successful drug intervention for Whitney Houston. Recovery Now TV Spokesman Mike Cohan points out that news concerning celebrity interventions is beneficial for others needing help.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/celebrity/druginterventions/prweb4983804.htm

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C.A.R.E. Florida Featured on A&E’s Intervention

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Dr. Mitch Wallack and C.A.R.E. FLORIDA Drug Rehab and Addiction Treatment Center will be featured on INTERVENTION episodes airing on May 24th and May 25th on A&E. Check your local cable provider for channels and listings.

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