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Celebrities Who Have Struggled With Addiction

Addiction, no matter what the addiction is to, is a powerful thing. It can take hold of your life and consume it in an instant. No one wakes up and says “today I will be an addict.” That’s because addictions make everything else in life seem trivial. 505 more words

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Fallin' down the 12 steps!!

   Stop Fallin’ Down tha steps!

Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics anonymous, ….NOT FOR ME! I believe with all my heart that twelve step programs, while they help some people, have a host of negative unintended consequences that are not discussed often enough and are not common knowledge. 2,111 more words

Harm Reduction

Fuel to the Fire

As family members of an addicted loved one, we spend too much time reacting.  Each new crisis is like a burning, red-hot ember in the flame, a new fuel to the insidious fire.  457 more words


Alternatives to Incarceration: Be Careful What You Wish For

From Susan Sered

As awareness is growing of the financial and human costs associated with mass incarceration, we’re hearing talk from politicians on both sides of the aisle… 1,106 more words

The Path to Drug Use

People turn to alcohol and drugs for a variety of reasons. Chances are there is someone you know who when they get to drinking they become the life of the party. 476 more words

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We’ve all seen reports of tornadoes and seen pictures of the devastating aftermath.  Some of you may have even experienced a tornado first hand.  With a tornado, you not only have to concern yourself with the wind, the flying debris can reek its own kind of devastation. 337 more words


Heroin (Opiate) Addiction – What You Need to Know

When it comes to the world of addiction there are numerous substances that can take a person’s life and turn their world upside down. Heroin is one of those substances. 469 more words

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