Lies About Drug and Alcohol Addiction


Lies about Drug and Alcohol Addiction – If you drink alcohol socially, are you an alcoholic? Isn’t rehab expensive? If you get help for your addiction, can you get arrested? These myths and questio…


Ex-NBA player speaks of his struggles with drug abuse at Glenbard North

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Herren, a former player for the Celtics and Denver Nuggets, author of the book "Basketball Junkie" and the subject of the ESPN film "Unguarded," shared his story of a struggle with substance abuse and road to recovery with students and parents …
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'It's taking over my life' Mother addicted to Diet Coke spends £150000 on soft

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The 42-year-old, from Ellesmere Port in Cheshire, is now seeking medical help to conquer her demons as her addiction is "taking over" her life. She said: … "Alcoholics get help, people addicted to cigarettes get patches and drug addicts get weaned …


Special zones help you enjoy alcohol-free parades

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Year after year people tell stories of unpleasant experiences elsewhere and are grateful to have found the annual zone. The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council for South Louisiana decided to start the zone 13 years ago as a family-friendly place to hang out …
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The mind of a heroin addict: the struggle to get clean and stay sober

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To many people who have never grappled with addiction, it can be difficult to comprehend the desperate desire to use, even after so many years sober. To gain deeper insight into drug addiction, we asked recovering heroin users to share their …
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