Showing posts with label #addiction. Show all posts
Showing posts with label #addiction. Show all posts

Monday, October 23, 2023

๐ŸŒฟIMSPARK: Addiction and the Human Experience: Exploring the Chronic Illness Perspective๐ŸŒฟ

๐ŸŒฟImagine...Addiction and the Human Experience: Exploring the Chronic Illness Perspective๐ŸŒฟ

๐Ÿ’ก Imagined Endstate:

The podcast episode sheds light on the complexities of addiction and substance use disorders, challenging misconceptions and stigma, ultimately leading to a more compassionate and informed approach to these issues.

๐Ÿ“š Source:

Johnson, H. B. and T. (2023, October 19). Addiction as a chronic illness. Medical News. 

๐Ÿ”— Link: 

https://www.medpagetoday.com/podcasts/thedoctorsart/106896


๐Ÿ’ฅ What's the Big Deal: 

Addiction and substance use disorders have long been misunderstood and stigmatized. This podcast episode,๐Ÿ’ปfeaturing Nzinga Harrison, MD, Henry Bair, and Tyler Johnson, MD, delves into the evolving understanding of addiction๐Ÿšฌ as a chronic illness. It highlights the heritable and environmental factors that contribute to addiction ๐Ÿ™‡‍♂️its prevalence in modern society, ๐Ÿฌand the importance of meaningful healthcare in addressing addiction. The conversation addresses early intervention, combating stigma, and the upcoming book "Un-Addiction: 6 Mind-Changing Conversations That Could Save a Life" by Nzinga Harrison, MD.


#StigmasErased,#MentalHealth,#addiction,#SocialDeterminatesofHealth,#SDH,#IMSPARK, 



 ๐Ÿง  Imagine a Future of Thriving and Creative ADHD Minds in the Pacific๐Ÿง  ๐Ÿ’ก Imagined Endstate:  A Pacific region will embrace and support t...