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August 18, 2017
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Nope, Acupuncture Isn’t Nonsense. There’s Some Scientific Stuff Going On

If you think acupuncture is just having a bunch of needles stuck into- you’re right. Acupuncture is an ancient preventative medicine practiced by civilizations for thousands of years. Eastern medicine like acupuncture believes that emotional […]
August 17, 2017
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Yoga And Meditation Doesn’t Just Change You, It Changes Your Genes

Inflammation is bad for you. We experience inflammation in obvious and not obvious ways. When our joints get achy, our stomach gets bloated, our face feels a little bit inflamed, we are inflamed somewhere in […]
August 16, 2017
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It’s Okay, Dating Gives A Lot Of People Anxiety

Dating is an overwhelming, frustrating, and exhausting experience sometimes. When you live with anxiety and you’re in recovery from addiction, dating can seem especially tedious. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Dating triggers anxiety obsession Did […]
August 15, 2017

How To Tell Someone Is Lying About Relapse

How To Tell Someone Is Lying About Relapse Check for physical symptoms Test them Call them out with expert skill   Check for physical symptoms Few will be as familiar with signs and symptoms of […]
August 14, 2017

For Real, Though, Let That Anger Go

Don’t make us start singing an actually really spiritually progressive but still highly annoying Disney song to get it through your head that you need to just let it go when it comes to your […]
August 11, 2017
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Going Back To Work In Recovery: Making Work Recovery-Friendly

It’s one of the gifts of recovery. Going back to work is something everyone is eventually prepared to do in their recovery. While some people dive back into the workforce, others start with a part […]
August 10, 2017
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Two Benefits Of Practicing Humility (True Humility)

Humility is a word we don’t like much when we first get sober. We hear our sponsors say it, our therapists say it, our mentors say it. Have humility. Be grateful. Be humble. As Kendrick […]
August 9, 2017

When People Troll Your Posts About Recovery And Sobriety

*Insert eye roll emoji here* You’re not doing anything wrong. Sure there’s some old theories about anonymity when it comes to your recovery. You’re not pushing sobriety or a spiritual lifestyle onto anyone. When you […]
August 8, 2017
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Simple Reminders For Adulting Successfully (And Peacefully)

Adulting is hard, there’s no two ways about it. Most often, we’re making it harder on ourselves by not taking care of ourselves the right way. We sweat too much of the small stuff and […]