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Young Adults and Addiction: The Benefits of Inpatient Care

For many young people, drug use and experimentation is a rite of passage of sorts. However, experimenting with drugs and alcohol is far from harmless, and can often result in lifelong...

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Degrees of Happiness

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Old Age May be Something to...

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When SAD Means More Than Shedding...

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Finding Your Happy Focal Point

Finding Your Happy Focal Point

Sometimes being happy is all about focus.

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Poverty Is a State of Mind

Poverty Is a State of Mind

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One Order of Confidence, Please!

One Order of Confidence, Please...

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Smile If You Mean It!

Smile If You Mean It!

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