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Feedback: Opiate Blocker Shows Promise In Helping Addicts

Story Published: Jan 21, 2016 at 5:24 PM EST Story Updated: Jan 22, 2016 at 11:51 AM EST A dozen people in Jefferson County died from heroin overdoses last year. 29 more words

Anxiety

HEROIN

So now little man, you’ve grown tired of grass, LSD, goofballs, cocaine, and hash, and someone pretending to be a true friend said “I’ll introduce you to miss Heroin.” 281 more words

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A Journey, Unexpected.

A little over a year ago I began smoking weed. Well, let me rephrase that…It was the first time since college I had used the “Devil’s Lettuce.” Looking back on where my journey started and where I am today, so much has changed in the cannabis community on popular social media sites. 394 more words

Happy Birthday to Me

Today I am 46 years old. Despite being down with bronchitis, it’s a happy day. I am home with my husband and our two youngest children, the oldest one is in preschool. 296 more words

DRUG ABUSE: ROAD TO DARKNESS

Despite their economic disparities between Ramlal (farmer) and Vijay (businessman), they have one thing in common- their sons are hooked to drugs. Ramlal’s 21 yr old son spends whatever he earns doing odd jobs to purchase capsules of cheap drugs and on the other hand Vijay’s 18 yr old sold his iPhone to buy drugs. 445 more words

Our Society

Neon Cathedrals┬╣, White Coated Pastors, and the Gospel of the Rx

BY BRENDA CALDERON

Doctor, please, give me a dose of the American Dream

Put down the pen and look in my eyes

We’re in the waiting room and something ain’t right…

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One Year Sober Milestone

First I want to put it out there that addiction comes from all walks of life! Not only poor people or people from a bad side of town are drug addicts! 1,895 more words