March 23, 2017
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Did We Help Pay For The Opioid Epidemic? Not Exactly

More people die of overdose due to opioids than they do to car crashes or gun violence, as of the most recent analyzed data coming from 2015. In the last few years, the topic of […]
March 21, 2017
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5 Amazing Things About Family Therapy You’re Going To Love

Addiction and alcoholism are often described as family diseases. Though there may be only one addict or alcoholic, everyone is involved and affected. Addiction and alcoholism can be like torrential storms, destructive tornadoes, and painful […]
March 9, 2017
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The Nightmare Of Benzodiazepine Withdrawal

There were Quaaludes. Barbiturates. Pills that were taking America by storm. At one point, America become so hooked on these life-changing pills that they started suffering withdrawals. They couldn’t sleep, they were anxious, and they […]
March 7, 2017
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Migraines Are Terrible. Acupuncture Helps.

Migraines can come out of nowhere. Or they can creep in, slowly taking over and causing a miserable feeling of existence. The symptoms of a migraine are unpleasant, including Sensitivity to light Sensitivity to sound […]
February 27, 2017
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10 Ways To Say No To Drugs And Alcohol

No Thank You: Simply saying “no thank you” is the simplest and most polite way to decline a drink or an offer to participate in taking a drug. You can leave after that or change […]
February 6, 2017
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4 Signs Drugs And Alcohol Aren’t Good For You Anymore

Drugs and alcohol were probably never good for you. Yet, they provided you some kind of benefit and reward which keeps you coming back to them. Identifying an addiction or problematic relationship to substances can […]
February 2, 2017
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Why Can’t I Get Sober? 4 Self-Defeating Thoughts

Maybe you’ve made it a couple of weeks or maybe you’ve only stayed sober a couple of hours. You know you’re trying but you can’t figure out how to get through that initial phase. Check […]
January 4, 2017
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Amid Rise of Opioid Overdose, Cocaine Still A Threat

Amid Rise of Opioid Overdose, Cocaine Still A Threat Recently, the centers for disease control reported that in 2014, cocaine was the cause for the second highest amount of drug overdose deaths. Interestingly, since about […]