Monthly Archives: February 2014

Post-Acute Withdrawal (PAWS)

Post-Acute Withdrawal (PAWS) There are two stages of withdrawal. The first stage is the acute stage, which usually lasts at most a few weeks. During this stage, you may experience physical withdrawal symptoms. But every drug is different, and every person

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Addicts Stages Of Relapse

The Stages of Relapse Relapse is a process, it’s not an event. In order to understand relapse prevention you have to understand the stages of relapse. Relapse starts weeks or even months before the event of physical relapse. In this page

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Addiction & Recovery Each Day…..

Each day is an opportunity for a new start. But yet it is disguise with the mask of addiction. It is a lie and if you let it, it will rob your life and even affect your families and friends life! This

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16×9 – Dying By Prescription: Oxycontin controversy

Published on Aug 22, 2012 Part 1 – Oxycotin was touted as a miracle, pain relief with few side effects and less addictive than morphine. Soon it was the most prescribed drug in Canada, with tragic results. We track Oxycotin’s

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Cold Turkey: Heroin Addiction Documentary

Published on Oct 8, 2013 Cold Turkey: Heroin Addiction Documentary Heroin Addiction Documentary 2001. Directed by Leo Regan and originally televised in 2001, ‘Cold Turkey’ tells the story of Lanre Fehintola a photojournalist who experimented with heroin whilst working on

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Truth vs. Addiction…..

Believing a lie causes all kind of internal conflicts be cause your brain can’t reconcile the information that you see with the information that you are told you see. Knowing the truth allows you to see even more truth and

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Why Most Addiction Recovery Centers Are Proven Not To Work – Use Evidence-based Methods

Published on Nov 30, 2013 addiction recovery addiction recovery daily meditations addiction recovery daily readings addiction recovery daily checklist The acute model of treatment usually goes something like this: An addict moves through the required steps in a treatment

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