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Preventing drug addiction, alcohol addiction and suicide should be #1 in our country. The only way to prevent these is by prevention education. There are many groups that can help you. The Sober World has information for many of these groups.

Mental Health, Addiction And Scientifically-Proven Holistic Remedies

Mental Health, Addiction And Scientifically-Proven Holistic Remedies

Why is it that some people can have a drink or two and walk away while others just can’t seem to get their fill? Is there a reason why some are...
BULLYING AND ADDICTION

LIVING BEYOND: THE EFFECTS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND ADDICTION

“Childhood should be carefree, playing in the sun; not living a nightmare in the darkness of the soul.” ~ Dave Pelzer Domestic violence rarely affects only those directly involved in the abusive relationship....
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ALCOHOL-RELATED DEATHS RISING, ESPECIALLY AMONG WOMEN

A recent study has found that the rate of alcohol use-related deaths in the U.S. has increased by more than 50% in the past 20 years. According to R. Kathryn McHugh,...
Emotional

Facing Down Co-Dependence: Five Steps To Emotional Freedom

Life in the Altman family revolved around taking care of my father and brother. Ever since my first exposure to my alcoholic father, I assumed the roles of caretaker and lost...
Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription Drug Abuse Skyrocketing Among Youth: Is Your Child Safe?

In the fight against teen drug use, it has been a classic case of two steps forward, one big step back. Young people are getting the message about illegal street drugs,...
BULLYING AND ADDICTION

LIVING BEYOND

PREVENTION STARTS WITH BEING INFORMED, EDUCATED AND SUPPORTIVE “Prevention is all about persuasion.” ~ Theodore Caputi For many parents, a child’s return to school may be met with a bag of mixed emotions, reservations...
THE EYES OF A BACK ROW BAPTIST

AA THROUGH THE EYES OF A BACK ROW BAPTIST

Take a second, close your eyes, and think about what I am describing. You walk up to a large room, the only thing more energizing than the hot coffee, is the...
drug paraphernalia

How Did We Get Here? The Evolving Epidemic Of Addictive Disease In The United...

The opioid crisis in the US is part of the larger epidemic of Substance Use Disorder, an equal opportunity brain disease, affecting over 40 million children, teens and adults. Addiction does...
Defining Addiction

Defining Addiction

Defining Addiction: This is a typical problem of addiction; this problem is how it is hidden from the people that love and care about you. However, there are signs that scream...
addiction recovery movement

COMMUNITY-BASED RELAPSE PREVENTION An Addiction Recovery Movement of the Future

Relapse is the single most challenging issue facing clinicians working in the field of addiction. Numerous relapse prevention strategies have been developed to mitigate this propensity for relapse. Despite these efforts,...

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