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Robert Downey Jr. Opens Up About Indio Downey’s Recovery

Robert Downey Jr. is one proud papa and took to Facebook to let the world know with a loving, and proud post and shout out to his Indio Downey and his band, The Dose. Downey’s oldest son, Indio Downey, has maintained a mostly private life outside of the spotlight of...

Grow Your Own Home Recovery Garden: Peace, Prosperity, Happiness

Keeping on from our discussion on how the mere presence of plants reduces anxiety, pain, discomfort, and facilitates a positive atmosphere and happiness, I want to show you a glimpse into gardening therapy for addiction. As a time tested facet of effective healing during rehabilitation and post-treatment, tending your own...

Getting Over A Breakup Without Relapsing

Let’s be frank: breakups suck. Even when you see them coming from a mile away- or you’re the one deciding to call it quits- breakups are rarely easy. After all, we form relationships with the hope that they will be everlasting; we’re all searching for someone to spend our lives...

Patient Study: Plants Reduce Anxiety, Promote Happiness, Decrease Pain and Fatigue

You may not think much of a plant, and you’ve probably forgone the tradition of bringing flowers to your loved ones in the hospital. Maybe because they’re men, or because flowers are expensive, or because they’re the last thing you’re thinking about when someone you love has been admitted after...

5 Things You Don’t Know About Drug Addicts

1.Drugs and Alcohol Become Necessary to Live Despite popular opinion, most people with chronic substance use disorders do not continue using their substance of choice because it’s “fun,” but because they are physically-biologically- addicted to that substance. Whether it’s heroin, methamphetamine, or cocaine, continued use of these substances alter the...

5 Superheros Who Have Battled Addiction

Superheroes! It may not be immediately obvious, but I’m a proud and unapologetic lover of the geeky subculture; I love Doctor Who, Sherlock, anime, video games, the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and serial killers (that last one may be a bit odd, I admit.) So when it was brought to my...

10 Quotes for Strength and Serenity During Addiction Recovery

  Who couldn’t do with a little inspiration? We all have days where life seems to get the better of us; when our obstacles seem like mountains, and we ourselves are insignificant bits of dust. We are our own worst critics, judging ourselves against a scale of human perfection; a...

New eBook: Learn How to Use Natural Remedies for Addiction, Depression, & Anxiety

If you’re a frequent reader you may have already seen the updates on our newest eBook! Natural Remedies for Addiction: Complementary Medicine for Prescription Medications, Depression, and Anxiety will teach you how to ditch the pills and return to Earth with wholesome remedies for addiction, depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, and...

Pope Francis Tells Mexican Youth to Avoid Drug Cartels

His Holiness Pope Francis visited Mexico this week, arriving last friday to a legion of devoted Catholics and journalists alike. Though he warmly welcomed all, he had a mission to complete: turning the youth of Mexico away from the ‘alluring’ lifestyle of the drug cartels. Since his arrival, Pope Francis...

Alice Cooper Talks Addiction, Recovery, and Music in Interview with Andrew W.K.

“The late sixties and early seventies were kind of a breeding ground for exciting new sounds because easy listening and folk were kind of taking over the airwaves. I think it was a natural next step to take that blissful, easy-going sound and strangle the life out of it.” –Alice...

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