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What are Addiction and Recovery and are They Covered by the ADA?

According to the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), addiction is a “treatable, chronic medical disease involving complex interactions among brain circuits, genetics, the environment, and an individual’s life experiences.” People with addiction may use substances, such as drugs or … Continue reading

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Curb Cuts in the Road to Recovery

September is Recovery Month, sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), increasing awareness of mental and substance use disorders and celebrating the people who are traveling the Road to Recovery. That road can be a challenge … Continue reading

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