Tommy Rosen is in a happy high and decided to give a free online training with addiction next week. The training will include 3 life webinars on the following: the addiction story and releasing it the vibe of addiction and … Continue reading ?
Today I mailed my letter of resignation to my boss and HR. It is a polite listing of nasty happenings. I am sad. I am very happy that I am going to quit but still sad because I don’t want … Continue reading ?
Do you get stuck in your head? What are your sources of stress and overwhelm and how can you mitigate hem? What triggers you to crave alcohol or drugs? Listen as Shane goes through his own checklist of destructive thinking habits, triggers, and sources of stress and anxiety so you can build your own checklist for sobriety success!
Sara knew she drank too much. After years of struggling, she decided she needed help. She admitted she was dependent on alcohol and started seeing a counselor. Sara explained to her therapist that she didn’t think she could quit drinking altogether. She hoped she didn’t need to. When out for a nice dinner or attending...
A bill introduced in the U.S. House this week would allow federal prosecutors to seek capital punishment or life imprisonment for dealers of fentanyl-laced heroin, The Huffington Post reports. The post Bill Would Allow Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty for Dealers of Fentanyl-Laced Heroin appeared first on Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
Some health professionals say telemedicine could help fight the opioid epidemic, according to The Washington Post. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has directed $1.4 million to five pilot projects that will use video chat to connect...Show More Summary
Attorneys general from 35 states and the District of Columbia are suing a British drug company, alleging it tried to keep less expensive generic versions of the opioid addiction treatment Suboxone off the market. The post States Allege British Drug Company Tried to Keep Generic Suboxone Off the Market appeared first on Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
Public health officials are urging doctors to consider prescribing medications to treat alcohol addiction, NPR reports. The drugs can be used alongside or in place of peer-support programs. The post Public Health Officials Urge Doctors to Consider Medications to Treat Alcohol Addiction appeared first on Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
Drug users often suffer from vitamin deficiencies because they do not eat enough food for various reasons. Some use drugs as a way to stay thin, some do not realize they are hungry, and some forget to eat because they are consumed by other problems. Show More Summary
Top headlines of the week from Friday, September 23- Thursday, September 29, 2016. The post In the News – Other Headlines of Interest appeared first on Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
The post Prescription Opioids: Humane Pain Relief or Big Pharma Bucks? appeared first on Sober Nation. An unthinkable death toll continues to rise due to the opioid crisis in America. Since 2000, more than 165,000 people have lost their lives to opioid overdoses in the U.S. Show More Summary
The post Why It’s Imperative to Put Sobriety First appeared first on Sober Nation. Getting sober can be a slap in the face, and I mean that in the best way possible. Everything is real and dealing with emotions and life can be overwhelming. Show More Summary
In short: Friday I will hand in (mail) my resignation and the tax office wants to audit me from 2015 back to 2010. How funny is that for somebody who can’t even open a letter? Well, I guess that is … Continue reading ?
You have been doing a great job in recovery! Positive vibes and thoughts are running rampant through your mind. Your future is bright. You are strong, disciplined, and determined. I hear a noise in the distance. What is it? It’s you! Roaring! Slow down, Bearcat! There is a useful adage in early sobriety, “Slower is … Continued
By researching the most consistent, accurate and scientifically informed information, the Treatment Research Institute sorted through the most widely available resources so parents and caring loved ones don’t have to. The post Introducing the Family Resource Center – Trusted Resources for Parents and Caregivers appeared first on Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
The Drug Enforcement Administration has issued a warning to the public and law enforcement about the risks of the synthetic opioid carfentanil, ABC News reports. Carfentanil is 10,000 times more potent than morphine and 100 times more...Show More Summary
Giving children stimulant medication meant to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has no significant effect on homework completion or accuracy, a new small study suggests. The post ADHD Medications Don’t Appear to Help Children With Homework: Study appeared first on Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.
Within five days of having wisdom teeth removed, most patients experience relatively little pain, but most still have well over half of their opioid painkiller prescription left, a new study finds. The post More Than Half of Opioids Prescribed After Wisdom Teeth Removal Go Unused appeared first on Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.