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Life will Get Better

Recently the stigma surrounding addiction has began to deteriorate. The issue itself has not lightened but the conservative profile of the addict has. Chemical dependency has become an epidemic and the energy spent searching for the cause has been redirected to finding a cure. 180 more words


Is This Thing On? Next Week, on SisterWives...

Addicts. Enablers. Toxic relationships.

Labels can sometimes make us forget that there are people behind them, and that there are two sides to every story. 16 more words


Do Ghosts Smoke?

In 2010 I was in a pretty dark place. My substance abuse was at its peak and I was a shadow of my former self. Piece by piece, my life began to crumble. 639 more words


From Green to Red Our Days Pass By...

The strapping young lad in this featured image is my father circa 1966. He passed away on August 20th 2013. His liver failed to function properly due to cirrhosis. 442 more words


It's Not You, It's the Environment

According to research and expert opinions, human addictions such as overeating and chemicals are born from trauma. Mental illness including depression and personality disorders are another level of this reaction.  281 more words