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Defining Orthorexia

The word orthorexia translates from Greek to mean “correct diet.” People with orthorexia are hyper-fixated on eating a particular diet. The diet eaten by people affected by this condition can vary depending on how the person views food. There are orthorexics that will only at the organic plant-based foods, and there are orthorexics that will…

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How to Stop Being an Angry Drunk

Alcohol abuse and dependency impact millions of Americans annually. Alcohol is prone to addiction because of the euphoric effects it causes when you become intoxicated. It can make you physically and psychologically dependent, causing painful and serious withdrawal symptoms when you stop drinking. Alcohol abuse and alcoholism increase your risk of engaging in dangerous behaviors,…

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What Is Depression Like?

Depression affects over 17 million Americans annually, equating to over 7% of the entire American population. Depression is also the most common mental health disorder in the United States, with the majority of those afflicted needing treatment in order to alleviate symptoms. In fact, as many as 80% of people with depression notice improvement of their…