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Russell Brand Celebrates 16 Years in Recovery

Life is way too short to stay stuck in an Eeyore like prose for the remainder of your days. What little bit of it we have should be enjoyed with love, fun, and laughter. Laughing is, and will always be, the best form of therapy one can find. Laughter soothes the soul. It builds relationships. …

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Opioid Related Deaths on the Rise

Over the last several decades we’ve seen some pretty weird fads that people surprisingly hopped onto. We saw disco come and go, the pet rock didn’t stay for long, and don’t forget mullets or the worst, rooster top man buns that are now everywhere. Most of these things made their headway and disappeared with only …

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Why is a Gender Specific Treatment Program Important?

It’s the 21st century. Everybody has a smart phone glued to their hands and their eyes stuck to that. We fight and terrorize each other, shooting first and often asking questions later. There’s an opioid epidemic rampaging about the United States of America, and half the country glorifies it through selective media outlets while the …

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Why Should I Stay Out of a Relationship in Early Recovery?

So you’ve decided to drop all substances and get completely sober huh? Well welcome to the recovery melting pot, where there’s all sorts of colors, shapes and sizes of people. You are never alone. Here you will meet some of the most intriguing beings that planet Earth has to offer. Tall people, short people, big …

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The Importance of Avoiding Cross Addiction

The human mind is full of astounding, endless limitations on one end of the spectrum. On the other it is an ineffectual, gullible mass taking up space between our two ears. The gray matter thriving organ is often times it’s own worst enemy, under or over analyzing everything in life as it looks for both …

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Multiple States Suing Over Opioid Epidemic

Fentanyl, a.ka. the dream deceiver, a.ka. the narcotic of nightmares, a.k.a the opioid opposition, is the kingpin drug that’s running the streets. It is in most every batch of heroin that touches U.S soil and is mostly responsible for the alarming amount of deaths building up over the past few years. If Fentanyl were a …

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President Trump and His Opioid Epidemic

“Together we are going to end the scourge of drug addiction in American,” Trump declared as he sat down to sign a new piece of legislation this previous Wednesday. ‘The Support for Patients and Community Act’ as it was written, is the newest master plan against the infamous opioid pandemic festering in the wounds of …

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America’s Most Frequently Abused Prescriptions

There are many types of abusive relationships out there. Sadly we don’t live in the innocent fairytale land we like to make pretend sometimes. There are verbally/physically abusive relationships. There are abusive relationships regarding power amongst people. There are even self deprecating relationships where we abuse ourselves with irrational insecurity. However, for some select unlucky people …

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Health Partners: Making Reputable Rehab Affordable

Health Partners – If you think that quality substance abuse treatment is out of your price range, think again! With the passing of the Affordable Care Act in 2010 (aka, “Obamacare”), even the most minimal insurance policies are required to cover part or all addiction treatment. Health Partners can help with the costs of Professional Rehab Money should …

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How To Plan An Intervention For Your Loved One

It’s difficult to help a loved one when they are struggling with any type of addiction— and with denial being one of the first signs or symptoms, it can often be challenging to motivate them to seek help.   An intervention is a carefully planned process in which family members and friends gather to confront …

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