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Is Treatment Successful?

                  Defining success in recovery and treatment is complicated. There are no standards to define what is and is not successful in terms of recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. Ask anyone who is in recovery themselves and they will tell you that staying sober from drugs and alcohol for a day …Read More

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Can Addiction Be Cured?

                Scientists haven’t yet found a cure for cancer. Scientists also haven’t yet found a cure for addiction, or substance use disorder. The Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous suspected this would be the case back in 1935 when the book was published. What would a cure for alcoholism look like, exactly? Would it …Read More

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Is Using Medically Assisted Treatment Drugs “Addiction Swapping”?

                  Addiction swapping is a phenomena which can happen at any point in time during someone’s recovery. The brain is hardwired to get hooked on people, places, things, substances, activities- anything that produces a high amount of dopamine. Recovery is full of practices and treatment methods which help the brain reprogram all …Read More