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July 12, 2017
positivity in recovery

Life Got You Down? Here’s 3 Ways to Get Back on the Positivity Train

Life doesn’t have to, and won’t feel great all the time. However, negativity doesn’t have to last. If you’re stuck in the doldrums and can’t find your way out, here are three ways to check […]
July 10, 2017
addiction treatment

Why People Don’t Get What They Need out of Treatment

Addiction Treatment can become a revolving door system. Addicts come in and out of treatment for many years of their lives claiming that it doesn’t help them. From one program to the next, they struggle […]
July 7, 2017
Naloxone Empowers Family

Naloxone Empowers Family Members and Friends To Be First Responders

Opioid addiction is becoming so widespread it is living on the streets, in our parks, on our beaches, and in our restaurants. Drug addiction is no longer something that happens on dark corners, in alley […]
July 6, 2017
marijuana addiction treatment

As Marijuana Legalization Spreads, Marijuana Addiction Treatment Seekers Grow

The number of people going to treatment for marijuana addiction due to the mandate of a court is dropping, The Washington Post reports. As marijuana legalization and medicalization continues to spread, there is less room […]
July 5, 2017
mindfulness is a scam

3 Reasons Why You Probably Think Mindfulness Is A Scam

Mindfulness is not a scam, as numerous scientific studies have revealed. Practicing mindfulness is becoming an evidence based form of treatment for recovery from addiction, alcoholism, and secondary mental health issues, which for many people […]
July 4, 2017
Celebrating Fourth Of July Sober

Celebrating Fourth of July Sober

Nothing says you can’t enjoy the traditions of the fourth of July just because you aren’t drinking. You can invite all your sober friends over and have a picnic excursion to your favorite beach, park, […]
July 3, 2017
flakka zombie drug

The Truth About Flakka, South Florida’s Favorite “Zombie” Drug

On May 26, 2012, a naked man was running around downtown Miami. Rudy Eugene was caught bare bottom in an act of cannibalism on the MacArthur Causeway which connects downtown Miami to South Beach. An […]
June 30, 2017
toxic situation recovery

5 Steps To Get Through (and Get Out) Of a Toxic Situation

It’s toxic and you’re slipping under, like a bad Britney Spear’s song. Toxic situations happen before we can recognize just how toxic they are. Now that you’re aware, here are five steps to get through […]
June 29, 2017
Is Your Phone A Tool For Recovery?

Is Your Phone a Tool For Recovery?

If you cringed with that grimacing emoji style grin, chances are, you’re up to no good with your phone. The phone, in all of its smartness, is a problem in the early stages of recovery […]