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Overview of Addiction Issues

An addiction is a brain disease entailing a pattern of compulsive behavior, typically the repeated use of alcohol or drugs despite mounting negative consequences. (Learn More – What Is an Addiction?) Currently, the preferred diagnostic term for addictive behavior involving substance use is substance use disorder. (Learn More – What Is a Substance Use Disorder?) …

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Regulating Periods

It is common for young women to experience irregular periods when they first begin menstruating. Excessive exercise, certain medicines, and weighing too much or too little can cause a woman’s period to become irregular. (Learn More: Common Causes of Irregular Periods) Some health conditions can also cause irregular menstruation. Some treatments may be able to …

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