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Faculty member steps out of the shadow of addiction

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Jo Harvey is a prevention coordinator at the University of Nevada, Reno, a doctoral student in the Educational Leadership program and engaged to be married. 59 more words


They got lost along the way.

Born in the ‘first world’,
On the edges of Manchester,
In a little town no ones heard of,
Nicknamed ‘Dog Shit Valley’.
Raised on a council estate, 281 more words


Edinburgh Community Yoga 

I’m incredibly lucky to live in the beautiful city of Edinburgh. There is a very active yoga community and such a great range of classes and workshops in pretty much any style of yoga that you can imagine. 118 more words


The Time I Read Cat Articles on Buzzfeed (& Why It Didn't Help Me Pick a Job)

I should have planned out this post yesterday, but I was reading a Buzzfeed article called, “17 Extremely Helpful Cats.” And then about ten more articles after that, because it’s very important & pertinent stuff that I just really have to know about. 388 more words

3/3/2015, Tamper-Proof Pills (FL)



Cory Lewis spent years addicted to prescription painkillers. The “Hard Times” tattoo on his neck is a constant reminder of those dark days. It started when he was prescribed highly addictive oxycodone.  348 more words

Chronic Pain

What I Have Learned From a Month Without Alcohol

“So why did you give up alcohol?”

The answers varied:

  • To be healthier
  • To lower my tolerance
  • To be more effective at work and using weekends to unwind will help that…
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