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Should Pain Pills Doctor John Christensen Been Charged With Murder?

John Christensen, pain pills doctor who was arrested and charged with first degree murder, is now facing only manslaughter charges. West Palm Beach, Fl doctor, John Christensen, distributed pain pills in a pain clinic that […]

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Marijuana Vending Machines Now Available In Colorado

Opening up marijuana vending machines in Colorado didn’t take long at all, and we wonder how long before DUI, drug abuse, and crime becomes an even bigger issue with such easy access.  The ZaZZZ by […]

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Nigella Lawson Denied Entry To United States Over Drug Scandal

In November 2013, Nigella Lawson admitted in a court of law to using cocaine (among other drugs). The admission seemed to be a contributing factor in the acquittal of her former assistants, who at the […]

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Growing Drug Problem in MA Leads Officials to Stock Up On Narcan

Heroin use is on the rise in many parts of the country. Although it’s been a growing issue for years, drug abuse – and heroin in particular – has seen a renewed spotlight in the […]

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Motivational Meditation Monday: Keep Calm & Show Up

“Showing up is 80% of life.” – Woody Allen Show Up In Recovery Recovery is cool in the fact that we get to be present and show up today. At first we suited up, showed […]

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Allergic To Alcohol? Treating Alcoholism Like A Real Disease

Imagine if a primary care physician treated alcoholism as serious as, let’s say, cancer or diabetes? If a patient goes in for a visit to their primary care doctor to discuss certain health issues that […]

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Watershed Jamie: I Am A Recovering Addict

Hi, my name is Jamie and I am a recovering addict. What It Was Like My addiction started long before I actually picked up my first substance. Growing up I always felt different than everyone […]

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Motivational Meditation Monday: Keep Calm & Never Give Up

Never, never, never give up. – Winston Churchill Never Give Up How many times in recovery have you said to yourself “I don’t know if I can do this anymore?” A number of you probably […]

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Cocaine, Alcoholism and the Florida Congressman

Trey Radel was Florida’s 19th district representative until January 27, 2014, when he resigned following an October 2013 arrest. While in Washington D.C. last October, Radel was busted as part of a sting operation in […]

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Scottish Drug Study Finds Trauma A “Significant Factor” In Drug Abuse

U.K.-based Scottish Drugs Forum (SDF), an organization dedicated to drug research and education, conducted a study that determined trauma was a resounding theme in drug users’ lives. In their report, SDF found trauma to be […]

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Addiction Treatment Options: What Is Suboxone?

What is suboxone and can it help me recover from opiate abuse? Suboxone was originally used to help opioid addicts recover from their opioid addiction, but it turns out that Suboxone long-term use is just as […]

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Is This The Last Year For Ultra Music Fest In Miami, FL?

This past weekend, the three-day Ultra Music Festival was in South Florida once again, though it may not be coming back to Miami in 2015 after this year’s events. Ultra Music Fest is a yearly electronics music fest […]

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