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Dr. Phil

23-year-old Jonas claims smoking marijuana daily is better than feeling anxious and depressed all of the time.

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I’m surprised how happy I am after giving up alcohol | Catherine Gray | Opinion

Now that I’m teetotal, my family and friends like me a lot more, says the author Catherine Gray

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Addiction Begins With A Choice That You Make, That’s Why It Isn’t A Disease

Sure, addiction seems to be quite the hot topic at the moment and many people have their own views when it comes to whether or not it is a 'disease.' While you might not think

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6 Ways I Have Fun Living The Sober Life - Orange County's Drug & Alcohol Rehab Center for Women | Casa Capri Recovery

by Carly Benson Getting sober is one thing. Staying sober means we must adapt to a new lifestyle without our old ways of “letting loose.” The biggest fear most people have about stepping into a life of sobriety usually sounds like...

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My First Refuge Recovery Meeting | The Recovery Village

The Refuge Recovery program does not ask anyone to believe anything—only to trust the process and do the hard work of recovery.

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New Momentum for Addiction Treatment Behind Bars

New scientific evidence and a recently announced federal investigation may soften prison officials’ long-held opposition to the three FDA-approved addiction medications.

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52 Celebrities Who Don't Drink Alcohol

From Blake Lively to Kendrick Lamar...these are the celebrities you won't see with a drink in their hand.

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What Addiction Actually Is

For most people, spirituality is a luxury, something to be sought after more “basic” needs are met. For addicts, there can be nothing resembling a normal life if their spiritual needs are not met first.

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Drug addicts receive free treatment as part of Anaheim's 'Kindness' campaign

The idea is simple: If you are addicted to drugs, go to the Anaheim Police Department, ask for help -- and you will get

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Trauma is the root cause of addiction, according to Dr. Gabor Mate

Trauma is at the nature of addiction according to Dr. Gabor Maté. “Addiction is only a symptom, it’s not the fundamental problem. The fundamental problem is trauma,” said Dr. Maté…

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They Are Sober, But Why Are They Jerks?

Why do some people sober up but remain jerks?