Author: Alexander Bentley Chairman & CEO Remedy Wellbeing

What is Lying Addiction

Lying Addiction

Sometimes known as mythomania, pseudologia fantastica and even lying addiction, pathological lying is a behavior in which the individual will lie compulsively or habitually. So, although most people might think they would know what pathological lying is, a doctor might, instead, look for other reasons...

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Depression in Men

Depression in Men

Depression is suffered by both men and women, yet the two genders can experience it in different ways. The most common symptoms of depression are typically sadness. For depression in men, there is often a higher tendency for feelings of anger than women. Men may...

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Rehab for Professionals and High Level Executives

Rehab for Professionals

Rehab for Professionals and High Level Executives: There are always many do-gooders espousing about how these individuals must reach out and seek help. They say these people must get truly honest about their situation...

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Relapse After Rehab

What Happens When You Relapse After Rehab

Relapse After Rehab is not failure. It is not a sign that your addiction is hopeless. If anything, relapse is an opportunity to finally overcome addiction. Although exact figures do not exist, it is estimated that 50% of those entering rehabilitation will slip at least...

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Calling a Rehab

Calling a Rehab

It’s one thing to decide you need help in dealing with your addiction. It’s quite another to take the first step in that process. So, it is not surprising that so many people are hesitant about calling a rehab treatment center when they need help....

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Serotonin Syndrome

Serotonin Syndrome

Serotonin syndrome typically occurs in individuals who combine specific types of medications. It can occur in some people by taking just one drug. However, an individual would need to be susceptible to the condition in the first place for just one medication to cause it....

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Why Aftercare is Important

Why Aftercare is Important

Aftercare will sometimes include a sober living facility. These vary in their nature, sometimes having addiction professionals living there, and sometimes just being a group of addicts who support each other. These will retain some rules and structure from rehab, but, like other aftercare, it...

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What is Hangxiety

Hangxiety – What Is It?

Let’s start out by clearing something up. Hangxiety is not a medical term. In fact, if you speak to a mental health professional or medical practitioner about it, they may initially look at you with a puzzled expression. Despite hangxiety being a non-medical term, it...

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Alternatives to Private Rehab

Alternatives to Private Rehab

Private rehabs can save the lives of individuals suffering from substance abuse. The ability to work with therapists one-to-one and focus on getting healthy 24/7 provides a faster way to end substance abuse. However, you may not have the option to attend private rehab. The alternatives...

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Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome (CHS)

CHS Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome (CHS) is a relatively newly discovered illness. First documented in 2004, there has been limited research into the condition, which can cause stomach pain and prolonged bouts of vomiting in heavy cannabis users. Hyperemesis is an episode of severe vomiting, often lasting...

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