A person with a dual diagnosis struggles with a substance use disorder and one or more mental health disorders at the same time.
Mental health disorders can affect everyone, but young adults seem to be particularly susceptible to mental health challenges.
Helping someone you love with mental illness who doesn’t want help can be a challenge, but there are some steps that friends and family members can take.
Researchers haven’t identified a definite link between bipolar disorder and alcohol addiction to date. However, the two conditions often occur together, and certain factors may increase an individual’s likelihood of having both.
Adderall abuse happens when a person begins to take a higher dose than they have been prescribed or if they begin to take the drug in another manner, like snorting.