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Career Paths for Profession | La Hacienda

Difference Between Doctor and Nurse

Doctors and nurses are medical professionals who perform different levels of care with different responsibilities. Let’s compare the two professions. A Doctor Observes symptoms and

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Drug Use Treatment | La Hacienda

Treating Relapse

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 85 percent of people in recovery from alcohol or drug addiction begin using again within

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Mindfulness Based Relapse Prevention Withdrawal Symptoms | La Hacienda

Relapse Prevention

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) estimates that 40 to 60 percent of people who were once addicted to drugs or alcohol will eventually

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Sedatives/Hypnotics | La Hacienda


What is a Sedative-Hypnotic Drug? Sedative-hypnotic drugs are a classification of central nervous system depressants used to treat sleep disorders, sleep disturbances, and anxiety. While

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Chris Raymer with 32-year chip

Carrying the Message is Important

Photo—Chris Raymer holds his 32-year chip. “Act as if what you do makes a difference. Why? Because it does.”–William James By Chris Raymer, Recovery Community

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