Month: January 2014

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Drunk Driving Affects Everyone

  January 31, 2014   No comments

Too often we hear of an accident that was caused by a drunk driver behind the wheel and in the same breath you also hear how the driver who was

Rest in Peace Lisa Robin Kelly

  January 30, 2014   No comments

Some may know her best from her role on “That 70’s Show,” as Eric’s older sister. Lisa Robin Kelly was found dead back in middle of August, cause of her

Stop Binge Drinking

  January 29, 2014   No comments

Always easier said than done, but for one Research Company at the University of Buffalo, they have found a way to change alcohol drinking behavior of rodents, using emerging technique

A Sobering Rally

  January 28, 2014   No comments

In the town of Jeannette there was a crowd of 150 people, who lined the sidewalks and stood in the middle of Second Street this past Sunday. As more than

Controlled Drinking

  January 24, 2014   No comments

There is no such idea of “Controlled Drinking” for the brain of an addict. In retrospect, a person’s body recognizes that alcohol is a poison to our bodies and therefore

Acting Out

  January 23, 2014   No comments

In the 12-step fellowship it’s common to hear a member with time say “Recently I’ve been acting out in old behavior”. By this they mean they’ve been acting out in

Matching At-Risk Teens with Parolees

  January 22, 2014   No comments

In San Diego, California they have adopted a new idea to help at-risk teens; parolees volunteering their stories to show them where addiction can lead you. The talks by parolees

New Year, New Life

  January 21, 2014   No comments

I often hear people say, I want my life back. I don’t. I want the life I was always meant to have once I understood the meaning of acceptance and

Huffing: Wrecking Lives

  January 17, 2014   No comments

A US Soldier with a very promising career as a US Army flight medic, who worked on Black Hawk helicopters and later at military hospitals, has now found his life

First Time Heroin Users are Shockingly Young

  January 16, 2014   No comments

It would be impossible to describe a heroin addict. Like every addiction, they come in all races, all religions and all levels of income. One alarming trend that is being