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Baltimore-Based Amatus Health Adds Andréa M. Wilson As Chief Legal Officer

PRESS RELEASE   CONTACT INFORMATION: Amatus Health Contact – Thomas Gill Phone – 410-807-8471 Email – [email protected]   RELEASE DATE: July 14, 2020     BALTIMORE-BASED AMATUS HEALTH ADDS ANDRÉA M. WILSON AS CHIEF LEGAL OFFICER   WILSON BRINGS MORE THAN TWO DECADES OF LEGAL EXPERIENCE TO THE GROWING BEHAVIORAL HEALTH COMPANY   OWINGS MILLS,…

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The Neuroscience of Addiction

Addiction isn’t a failure of will. It’s a complex interaction between genetics, environment, and neuroscience. Addiction changes your brain. Addictive substances mimic natural rewards—like food and interpersonal connection—by interacting with the brain’s reward system. According to Bruce Goldman with Stanford Medicine, “Addictive drugs fire up the reward circuitry in a way that natural rewards can’t—by,…

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How to Practice Patience

Learning how to practice patience makes life easier and happier. Most people want their needs met immediately, but patience is essential when recovering from addiction since the process is never instant. Whether you’re the addict or it’s a loved one, the ability to stay sober depends on patience. You’ll need to focus on the bigger…

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How to Stop Addictive Behaviors

Addiction is a prison in itself. A behavior that keeps you addicted takes control of your life, hence the need to stop it and begin your journey to recovery. You can stop addictive behaviors permanently by seeking a suitable treatment program. The first step is to accept that you’ve got a problem. Next, seek professional…

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