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“In today’s world, gender equality is one of the most talked about personal and political issues. However, when it comes to medical care, should men and women be treated equally? As it happens, the answer is no.”

Liz Lazzara

Women have many unique needs when it comes to substance use disorders and those need to be recognized in order to best prepare them for recovery.

Everything from the type of drug to the way they affect women’s bodies to women’s susceptibility to addiction is affect.

If you are a woman living with a substance use disorder or know someone who does, please read this piece and share with others.

Want more?

I’m writing a memoir about life with complex PTSD. From time to time, I’ll post other bits here, most likely published through The Coffeelicious.

If you want to read more of my stuff, this is my portfolio.

If you visit, you’ll find links to my YouTube channel, which covers my life as a writer, complete with advice based on two years as a freelancer, and information about the services I offer, including all manners of editing. I was editor-in-chief of my own magazine for over a year, and have testimonials to back up my rep.

I also created a community, A Peculiar Place, which I think every reader of mine should check out.

If you want to support me?

I have a Patreon for monthly contributions (with new and improved rewards!) and a PayPal account if you want to make a one-time donation.

And thank you to all of my 2K+ supporters! Every one of you is dear to my heart ❤️💛💚💙💜

Daniel Brooks Moore

User Experience & Visual Designer at DBM
Hi, I have a sincere passion for creating solutions that solve everyday problems, for people, through the use of design and technology.
Daniel Brooks Moore

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