Three years. So many things can change and occur in 3 years. You can travel to Mars and back, walk around the world or complete a degree. While I have not been to Mars or walked around the world, I have made some spectacular accomplishments.
“Before starting Objectives , I wasn’t sure what to expect or how they worked. All I was told is this part of the program was to clear your mind. Since I was a very private and withheld communication even as realizations came to me, I informed the staff I wasn’t comfortable to share.
“Before I went into the addiction treatment center that would help me turn my life around, I had been hit by a car and wound up in the hospital. Yet, I was still in denial and refusing to go to treatment . “When I woke up in the hospital, I called my parents told them what happened.
“ I am very thankful this drug detox program was discovered. It's clear to me now that when we have chemicals in our system, it is almost impossible to be self-aware. I did not realize all the behaviors/personality traits that drugs , alcohol and other chemicals had given me.
The idea of “doing an intervention” on a drug addict has gained popularity thanks to television. And as the opioid epidemic wreaks havoc on this country, more families ask themselves this question; does it work? First, there is a lot false information out there.
Nine years ago, Nate began abusing drugs and alcohol. Very quickly, his life spiraled out of control until he found himself addicted to crack cocaine.
It is hard to imagine how life could turn out. One day you’re dealing with a loved one battling drug addiction and the next you’re in a legal battle with the government over your house.
I’m going to be very honest with you today in this article because I care about saving lives . I’m going to risk hurting your feelings and defying the “rules” you’ve been taught about addiction. You don’t have to believe me. I was a drug addict for 12 years .
Today more and more states have begun opening and even endorsing needle exchanges. While in several states, needles have been available over the counter for decades, this is not the case in every state and was definitely not the case in Miami where I grew up. Needle exchanges are controversial.
Ambien has found its self in the limelight due to some strange circumstances recently. Famous actress and comedian Rosanne Barr posted a racist comment on Twitter and then claimed it was due to her use of the sleeping drug Ambien.