Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Alcoholism is a powerful disease. It impairs judgment, changes behavior, affects relationships, and can result in a number of severe health problems across multiple body systems.
Read more here:
Women And Alcohol: Understanding Alcoholism
New study determines differences in alcoholism among Hispanics.
Get the facts here:
New Study Determines Differences in Alcoholism Risk Among Hispanics
Here are some quick Thanksgiving ideas that could help you stay sober and thankful that you are in recovery.
Thanksgiving Ideas For the Those In Early Recovery From Addiction
Thursday, November 20, 2014
The times are changing in the United States as marijuana laws are being thrown up in the air in constant debate and the public wrestles with leniency on the drug’s national federal regulated policy.
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States Where Marijuana Is Legal: Oregon, Alaska, Washington DC
The heroin epidemic has reached new limits as the disease is unbiased in discretion of what kind of person the addict may be.
Learn more here:
The Effects of Heroin Cultivate Society As New Faces of Heroin Emerge
Sandy lived a long life with an inspiring message. He will not be forgotten by the recovery community.
Read his story here:
Sandy Beach, AA Speaker, Passes Away In A Powerful Way
Monday, November 17, 2014
Professional basketball player Chris Herren has an all-too-personal understanding of substance use disorders due to his own experience with drug addiction.
Chris Herren Explains The Effects Of Drug Abuse
Thursday, November 13, 2014
In 2013 New Jersey had 557 heroin-related deaths.
This is what's being done about it:
Will Healthcare Legislation Provide Answers To The New Jersey Drug Problem
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
#7. Self-worth should not be based off another person’s opinion. - Watershed Laura
10 Lessons Here:
10 Things That Could Be Learned From Another Addict In The Rooms
Monday, November 10, 2014
A clinical psychologist at Indiana University Bloomington recently received a $2.3M grant from the National Institute of Health to explore new techniques for reducing impulsive decision-making associated with alcoholism and other conditions.
Indiana University Explores Cognitive Therapy Techniques for Addiction
“Make your passion your life. Just don’t make it about you.” ― Leigh Hershkovich
Motivational Meditation Monday: Keep Calm and Be Selfless
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Medical marijuana is becoming more established across America as more states are retreating from their skepticism and enabling its legalization. The state of Florida will not be one of them – at least for another two years.
Florida Vote Shuns Medical Marijuana
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Voting on marijuana legalization in Florida is today. What are your thoughts?
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Florida Medical Marijuana Voting: Cities Propose Moratorium
Addiction is not a moral failing!
Changing The Perception of Addiction: It’s Not A Moral Failure
"Take time to slow down this season and double check where you are emotionally, physically, mentally, and spiritually..." - Watershed Ashling
Motivational Meditation Monday: Keep Calm & Slow Down