How Sleep Helps Your Recovery

How Sleep Helps Your Recovery

For some people sleep is not a priority. They fully admit that they are able to function without sleep. Many individuals will sacrifice sleep to have more relaxation time after work, sacrifice sleep for going out, or even to do work or school projects. Sleep is thought of as something that is nice, but not needed. This is… Read More

Ed Sheeran Reveals Struggle with Substance Abuse

Ed Sheeran Reveals Struggle with Substance Abuse Ed Sheeran opened up about the darker side of fame—substance abuse—on Saturday’s episode of the Jonathan Ross Show. The 26-year-old singer achieved fame relatively suddenly, and said that he never quite got the chance to adjust to being in the industry. “I think you need to, when you get into the… Read More

Keep Your Sense of Humor During Substance Abuse Recovery

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Keep Your Sense of Humor During Substance Abuse Recovery Addiction recovery does not have to revolve around all the negativity that comes with addiction. Despair, tragedy, and sadness often seem to form an addict’s thoughts, providing fear and uncertainty for treatment. Once involved in addiction recovery, the recovering can escape the darkness of addiction-related thoughts and discover renewed… Read More

Developing Acceptance in Recovery for Drugs or Alcohol

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Developing Acceptance in Recovery for Drugs or Alcohol Not being able to accept the things that happen in life will make a person bitter and unhappy. Bad things happen to everyone, yet not everyone ends up with a drug addiction. Drug addicts have a hard time with acceptance because they have been running from emotions since the first… Read More

Advice for Families With A Loved One in Substance Abuse Recovery

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Advice for Families With A Loved One in Substance Abuse Recovery Loving an addict is an incredibly difficult task. It can literally drive family members insane from worry. Knowing that someone you love is suffering from addiction is terrifying, sad, and might feel helpless at times, but there are a few things you can do. If you are… Read More