Dope is Unbearable: The OD Movement

Why Stopping Drugs is Unbearable

The question, "What happens to heroin addicts when they quit cold turkey, and why is it so unbearable?" popped up on my Quora feed the other day. This post is taken, in part, from my response. There are different levels…

Step Eight of AA: Forgiveness

Step Eight of AA: Forgiveness

Society sees the 12 Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous as the Bible for anyone looking to recover from an addiction.  The program has an estimated success rate of between 8% and 12% according to addiction specialists, and AA has approximately 2…

Taylor & her Dad

Through Taylor’s Eyes

Taylor Lewinski joins me in this Discussion. What made Taylor such an exciting interview was that she offers insight that we hadn't previously spoken with. Someone who grew up with an addicted parent. Usually guests tell me their views on…

Addiction in Sport

Addiction in Sport

Addiction and sports seem to go hand in hand.  Darren McCarty, John Daly, Brett Favre, Josh Hamilton, and Ryan Leaf are a just few of the professional athletes who have dealt with substance abuse.  Athletes are under nearly unparalleled levels…

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