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The CARA Bill: What You Need to Know

With the country's prescription pill and heroin epidemic shows little signs of slowing down, legislators from all levels of government are working together in order to pass measures that will not only slow the spread of the current epidemic, but will help get those addicted to opiates and prescription pills they help … [Read More...]

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6 Signs Dual Diagnosis Treatment May Be Right For You

When we look at someone who is struggling with substance abuse, we often pin the onus of their addiction to the actual use of the substance itself. However, the actual abuse of drugs and alcohol is more often than not a symptom of a much deeper issue. For those who are struggling with mental disorders […]

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The 5 Hurdles Facing Women In Recovery

Those who are on the path and journey of recovery know that the journey in of itself is ongoing and can provide its’ share of formidable challenges.  This is especially true of the journey that women undertake on the road to long-term sobriety and recovery.  While both men and women face similar challenges in recovery […]

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Is a Family Member Going to Treatment? A Basic Guide On What to Expect

Is a family member going to treatment in order to address their addiction? If you are reading this article and the answer is a resounding YES, you and your family are no doubt going through a wide range of emotions. You may be happy and extremely relieved that your loved one has finally made the […]

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Luxury Rehab vs. Regular Rehab Facility: Which Is Best?

You’ve committed to entering a drug or alcohol rehab program, and you’re researching facilities. Or, perhaps you’re still considering whether you’re ready to undergo treatment. Now the question is which type of facility is better: luxury rehab, or a standard rehab treatment center? We’ll examine the advantages of both and demystify the suspiciously high success […]

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Help Us Get This Life Saving Drug Out There

Much has happened over the past couple of weeks since I wrote “The Ultimate High.” It is awesome being back here with all of you again. I am happy to announce that I recently celebrated 3 years of complete sobriety!  This is the longest period of sobriety I have had since I found recovery 7 […]