3 Lies Addiction Will Tell You To Prevent Treatment

3 Lies Addiction Will Tell You To Prevent Treatment

  Our brains are programmed to notice negativity before positivity. Addiction thrives on this tendency. Before we are ready to go to treatment, we might have to overcome these convincing lies. We aren’t alone in thinking these thoughts. We can recover. People still won’t want to be near you when you’re sober Addiction has a peculiar way of pushing everyone …Read More

Nutrition In Recovery Should Be Addiction-Focused

Nutrition In Recovery Should Be Addiction-Focused

  According to the Center For Addiction Nutrition, “Addiction nutrition is the science of diet and health directly related to helping those with chemical and process addictions.” Nutrition is not a new science. The idea that the body needs to be nourished with the right combination of foods and supplements is revolutionary to some, as is evident in the multitude …Read More

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Is There a Better Way To Refer To Addicts and Alcoholics than Addicts and Alcoholics?

                  The recovery community is moving toward a shift in the way we label ourselves and others who are living with a form of “substance use disorder”, also known as addiction. Why is there a sudden movement to change the way we regard such individuals? First, a brief look at the history. …Read More

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Why Is There So Much Resistance Against Sober Living Homes?

                Areas of the country where a dense population of sober living homes have opened up have a lot of corruption. Addicts and alcoholics who are suffering and are desperate to find a solution to their addiction are vulnerable and susceptible to the tactics of manipulative companies who exploit sick people for profit. This …Read More