Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

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February 28, 2013
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Embrace Adversity – It’s Inescapable

Who enjoys adversity? Well, to be honest, I used to enjoy it. I didn’t realize how much I enjoyed it until I understood that I was a chaos junkie. Yes, my “drug” was chaos, and I surrounded myself with people … Continue reading

February 27, 2013
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Judging A Relationship With A Loved One

Many people find it difficult to understand how I can have a relationship with my child when she isn’t in good recovery. They judge my program work, and question my thoughts and statements because I have a level of tolerance. … Continue reading

February 26, 2013
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ER Visits Linked to Energy Drinks Double

Over the course of the last several years energy drinks such as Red Bull and Monster have increased in popularity to the point that nearly every gas station, drug store, and grocery store across the country carries them. Especially popular … Continue reading

February 25, 2013
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“It’s Your Fault.” Wait, Is it?

Is there anyone who hasn’t heard our loved one (who is an addict) tell us that it’s our fault? There are few among us that don’t accept the words with acknowledgment, at least at first. But the truth is that … Continue reading

February 22, 2013
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The Benefits Of Attending AA Meetings

“What does it matter? I don’t need to go to meetings? I can do this on my own.” How many times do you hear these words, or something similar, from an addict? So you might ask, why go? I’m going … Continue reading

February 21, 2013
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Oxycontin Overdose

The drug abuse scene changed nearly a decade ago when the prescription pills containing oxycodone hit the streets. What was once a medical tool to alleviate and control pain, became a source of addiction that many could not foresee. Steadily, … Continue reading

February 20, 2013
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Celebrating Your Sobriety – It’s Not Just Another Day

“One day at a time.” We hear those words in almost every 12 Step meeting in the world. Some people think that it’s a mantra meaning people can’t handle the stress of more than a day at a time. But … Continue reading

February 19, 2013
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How do People Use Crystal Meth?

Crystal meth is a powerful stimulant that can quickly lead to addiction. There are several ways in which individuals use the drug. No matter which method is used, the results are typically the same. Users experience prolonged periods of euphoria, … Continue reading

February 18, 2013
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Legalization of Recreational Pot-Use Raises Concerns and Disputes

Colorado and Washington take the lead as the first states to legalize recreational pot use. Many have concerns on what repercussions will follow however. The first of many points is on the possible health complications associated with legalizing recreational use … Continue reading