March 2021

Rum Addiction

Rum Addiction

Rum addiction occurs when you become physically and psychologically addicted to rum, an alcoholic beverage distilled from sugar. The type of sugar used in the distilling process comes from cane sugar, syrup, or molasses so that the prominent flavor is similar to a sweet, toasted...

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The Wall Street Rehab

Wall Street Rehab

The drug addiction of hedge fund managers and traders is high-end. Cocaine is often the drug of choice allowing individuals to stay up late and have the energy to work around the clock. For many, the addiction is worth it if the money continues to...

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Mental Health Retreat

Mental Health Retreat

Guests at a mental health retreat can experience an exciting experience that leads to full healing. Luxury retreats offer a variety of traditional and non-traditional treatment plans. You will experience therapy sessions with trained professionals enabling you to get to the root of the problem....

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Ludopathy

Ludopathy

Ludopathy, sometimes known ludomania, is an addiction to gambling. Unlike many addictions there is no substance involved, instead the addiction is to the act of gambling itself, which has an effect on the brain’s reward centers....

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Celebrities in Recovery

Celebrities in Recovery

Celebrities who attend movie premieres, special events, or parties are constantly being exposed to hard drugs and alcohol. Many celebrities started drinking and partying in order to fit in while others turn to drugs and alcohol to escape the constant pressure of always being in...

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Gaming addiction

Gaming Addiction

Gaming addiction is psychological, not physical, and formed as a result of the brain rewiring its reward pathways. Addicts will associate gaming with the pleasure that comes from dopamine. In turn the association the brain makes with this and gaming will result in the addict...

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Most Addicting Games

Most Addicting Games

The most addicting games are those that keep you hooked. Video game creators no longer design games that you can easily walk away from; they tailor their games for specific population groups so that you become addicted and spend as much money as possible. ...

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Game Transfer Phenomena

Game Transfer Phenomena

Game Transfer Phenomena (GTP), also commonly referred to as the “Tetris Effect,” is a perception that occurs after extended video game play that causes distortions in the gamer’s reality, including auditory delusions, intentional thoughts that are focused on gaming, and unintentional disillusions and behaviors. ...

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Depression and Anxiety

Depression and Anxiety

Depression and anxiety are serious mental health illnesses that can have lingering effects on your life, behavior and thoughts. Experiencing sadness or feeling down or blue is normal, but excessive intrusive thoughts, panic attacks, or feelings of hopelessness or anxiousness could indicate that your normal...

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