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Time For Honesty: Admitting Your Addiction

Addiction – no matter whether it is drugs, alcohol, gambling, sex or other additions – is a sure-fire way to destroy your life. But you already know that or you... Read More

One Thing It’s Never Too Late to Do!

When it comes to quitting bad habits, most of us are quite adept at conjuring up acceptable excuses for putting off what we know is good for us. Too Old... Read More


Discussing Addiction: Talking to Someone Who Needs Help

Alcoholism (and addiction in general) is not just painful for the sufferer; anyone who has witnessed a friend, colleague, or loved one battle with alcohol abuse knows that the recovery... Read More


Do I Still Have a Job? Returning to the Workplace After Rehab

Rehabilitation programs including traditional 12-step meeting groups like Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) require a commitment to recovery. However, many people that participate in rehabilitation programs may not... Read More


The Link between Drug Abuse and Children in Foster Care

While there are few statistics indicating the percentage of children entering foster care because of a parent’s drug addiction, anyone involved with the system knows it’s a large number. In... Read More


The Science Behind Addiction

The Science Behind Addiction There are some common misconceptions about drug abuse and who becomes addicted. Controversies exist about why one person will be an addict while another escapes the... Read More


Do You Know the Symptoms of Sex Addiction?

Sex addiction is often treated differently than drug or alcohol addiction. People assume it isn’t a real condition but an excuse for inappropriate behavior. While some people may use the... Read More


Using Technology in Addiction Treatment

Technology has become an essential part of people’s lives. Now, it may help some make life-altering changes for the good. New tech is being directed at addiction and how it... Read More


New Memoir Tells How Jenifer Lewis Battled Sex Addiction and Mental Illness

New Memoir Tells How Jenifer Lewis Battled Sex Addiction and Mental Illness Actress Jenifer Lewis recently wrote a memoir telling all about her addiction to sex and her struggle with... Read More


How Mental Illness Can Lead to Addiction

Of the 20.2 million people who have a substance abuse disorder, 7.9 million or nearly half of them also have a mental health disorder. This information is according to the... Read More


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