Understanding addiction – it’s mysterious . . . and ugly

The more you talk to people, the more you realise there is no such thing as the perfect life. Oh yes, it is possible to catch glimpses of perfection – those moments are usually when people update their status on Facebook. alcohol and addiction news

Fresh Start Private Management, Inc. Announces Letter of Understanding to Acquire Trinity Rx Solutions, LLC

Fresh Start Private Management, Inc. , a leader in alcohol treatment and rehabilitation programs, announces the execution of a letter of understanding to acquire Trinity Rx Solutions and all of its formulas, … alcohol and addiction news

Mindy McCready back in Drug Rehab Center after Boyfriend Commits Suicide; Understanding the Complexities of Addiction …

Ex-country music start, Mindy McCready who has battled addiction for years has checked back into drug and alcohol rehab after her boyfriend committed suicide. Into Action Treatment looks at the long term battle McCready has fought with her addiction and why she needed to check back into rehab to weather the emotional trauma of losing [...]

Mindy McCready back in Drug Rehab Center after Boyfriend Commits Suicide; Understanding the Complexities of Addiction …

Ex-country music start, Mindy McCready who has battled addiction for years has checked back into drug and alcohol rehab after her boyfriend committed suicide. Into Action Treatment looks at the long term battle McCready has fought with her addiction and why she needed to check back into rehab to weather the emotional trauma of losing [...]

Victoria Costello: Addiction Causes: Understanding Self Medication And How I Lost My Sister To Substance Abuse

In light of the continuing controversy surrounding Whitney Houston's death, here is a look at the science behind the central and often misunderstood concept of self-medication in addiction and recovery. My interest in this is personal. My sister Rita died of a multiple drug cocktail at age 38. alcohol and addiction news

Health Column: Understanding the forces of addiction

September is addiction month and the power of change and changing the force of addiction is important. When someone is asked to give up the substance to which they’re addicted — whether it’s food, shopping, alcohol, drugs or nicotine — they undergo an enormous pressure to evoke change in their lives. Imagine being in a [...]

Understanding Acid Reflux Disease (Health Tip)

You know about heartburn, of course. But did you know that persistent bouts may point to a disease called GERD? Video Rating: 4 / 5

Understanding addiction: Road to recovery

Twelve steps. If you ask the millions of Americans wrestling with recovery from drug and alcohol addiction, 12 steps is not as simple as it sounds. For some, the illustrious 12th is always a step away. alcohol and addiction news

The God of Your Understanding – PART 2 – Castle Craig Alcohol Rehab Therapy

Part 2 of The God of your Understanding lectures. Fr Con addresses addiction recovery through the 12 Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous and how this ties in with different concepts of God or the Higher Power. Six scenarios are discussed: – God as he is understood through conventional religion. – A person with lapsed faith. – [...]