Archive for April, 2012

Got Drugs? National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse, Saturday, April 28, 2012 The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, to be held on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Data Shows that Friends and Family Are A Primary Source of Abused Painkillers From the White House Office of National [...]

Are You Addicted To A State Of Mind?

How to replace unhealthy addiction activities with healthy and rational choices We experience different states of consciousness every day. At work, we must stay “on,” stay focused, respond carefully, etc. At home, we like to “zone out,” to not be “on,” to relax. We also all enjoy a different state of consciousness: sleep. But at [...]

5 Ways to Deal With Urges and Cravings

By Randy Lindel, Facilitator, SMART Recovery® Boston Read on for five (5) practical ideas on how to cope with urges and cravings after you have decided to abstain from drugs and alcohol. Cravings are normal Everyone who’s engaged in addictive behavior will experience uncomfortable cravings (“I want it badly”) and urges (“I have to do [...]

You’ve Been Lied To

The UNTOLD Truth About Mainstream Alcohol and Addiction Treatment Programs and the SECRETS on How to Eliminate the Problem for Good by Hank Hayes Ashley E. Phillips, SMART Recovery Volunteer Personal accounts of struggles with addiction abound–Hank Hayes’ book is a bit different because it emphasizes a new, solution oriented approach, rather than focusing on [...]

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