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Remote Work and Mental Illness in Virginia: Are They Compatible? 

The pandemic changed our lives drastically. For example, many of us now prefer to work from home — even just part-time — for a better work-life balance. Yet the stress that caused by the pandemic is also significantly impacting our mental health. Virginia currently ranks eighth in the nation when it comes to having the most adults…

June 13, 2022
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Nicotine, the manipulative chemical 

For decades, people have smoked cigars and cigarettes to relieve stress believing that nicotine can help them focus and combat anxiety. When you smoke, the muscles become relaxed at the expense of your appetite. Psychologically, anger and apprehension are lessened. This is what most people think anyway. Unfortunately, that is a pervasive yet flawed misconception….

June 3, 2022
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Why Basic Hygiene Can Be A Struggle When We Are Depressed 

Depression, anxiety, and much more can impact so many different parts of life. Yes, even our hygiene. This is something that isn’t talked about enough because it may be embarrassing and stigmatized. However, you’re not alone in this struggle. Sometimes, when things become too overwhelming for us, we have to go back to the basics…

May 2, 2022
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How to Get Back on Track After Tough Times 

Life during addiction can feel a bit like a train wreck. You’re moving along just fine, enjoying life’s splendid views, when suddenly everything goes off the rails. Addiction can wreck relationships, leave your finances in ruin, and deteriorate your health. Luckily, it’s always possible to turn things around. Addiction recovery is all about putting those…

May 2, 2022
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What is Peer Support

WHAT IS A PEER SUPPORT GROUP AND HOW DOES IT HELP YOU MOVE FORWARD Join us in 2022! I think it’s safe to assume that most individuals who have an addiction issue, at some point in their lives, would have never considered attending a support group to get help. Even after you begin your recovery,…

January 4, 2022
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month!
This month, I want to highlight resources available for mental health! Mental Health Awareness Month is personal and important to me and mental health is the backbone of this business. You see, I was born with and live with Generalized Anxiety. I have suffered from Panic Attacks and Paranoia. When Yoga found me seven years...
May 16, 2021
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Treat Your Loved One in Recovery with a Just-Because Gift of Health and Wellness
When searching for a gift for someone who is in recovery for addiction, the best gift you can give is something that helps them get stronger and healthier - both mentally and physically. Addiction recovery is an ongoing process, and the best way you can support them is to help them continue on a healthier...
April 9, 2021
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