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12-Step Based Recovery: Why it Works

Addiction, Co-Dependency and Denial is at the Root of Most Objections A.A. Provides Honesty & Accountability A.A. is a Confidential Setting Community of Recovering People Helping Others Worldwide Availability Getting 12-Step Based Treatment The 12-Step Program of...

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Your Codependency Can Kill Your Loved One

What is Codependency and What is a Codependent Enabler? Why Codependency Must Be Addressed for Successful Addiction Recovery The Good News: Help is Available Al-anon and Codependents Anonymous (CoDA) Our Favorite Resource What is a Codependent Enabler If we were to...

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The Opiate Epidemic: A National Crisis

The Opiate Epidemic is Our Greatest National Health Crisis We've written here before that overdoses are occurring in the United States at a rate of one every 19 minutes.  But the overdose numbers have actually exploded since that statistic was tallied (in 2012), so it...

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Is Your Loved One Addicted to Benzos?

You’re probably familiar with benzos, even if you don’t know them by that name. These drugs, formally classified as benzodiazepines, encompass a number of prescription-strength tranquilizers and sedatives. Benzos are not only legal, but in some medical contexts, they...

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