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Dealing with "Outside Issues" in Recovery

on Wednesday, 30 July 2014.

Dealing with

While an alcoholic or drug abuser goes through rehab treatment they have the opportunity to focus on themselves and repair the issues that have led them down the path of addiction. It is a time when they can temporarily block out anything else in their life that could derail their progress in becoming sober.

The Stages Of Recovery From Heroin

on Tuesday, 29 July 2014.

The Stages Of Recovery From Heroin

Heroin is one of the most addictive illicit substances known today. Some may argue that it is the most addictive substance known to man, period. People can become addicted to heroin upon the first usage, it is that powerful.

5 Signs of Cocaine Addiction

on Tuesday, 29 July 2014.

5 Signs of Cocaine Addiction

Cocaine addiction is a serious disease that affects millions of Americans. When a person is addicted to cocaine, they will often find that their life is spiraling out of control. They are also likely causing serious and maybe even fatal or permanent damage to their bodies and minds.

10 Facts About Heroin Addiction

on Monday, 28 July 2014.

10 Facts About Heroin Addiction

Heroin is one of the most dangerous and addictive drugs that a person can use. Being addicted to heroin is in many ways a life threatening disease, and use of this potentially lethal drug has been rising dramatically over the last several years.

Rob Ford Enters Treatment Once Again For Alleged Addiction

on Monday, 28 July 2014.

Rob Ford Enters Treatment Once Again For Alleged Addiction

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who has publicly struggled with drug and alcohol abuse, has taken a leave of absence from his seat in the mayor's office in order to seek treatment for what he refers to as a problem with alcohol. The mayor, who will retain his position as he seeks treatment, issued a statement in which he explained that "It is not easy to be vulnerable and this is one of the most difficult times in (his) life."