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A Complete History of Mushrooms

February 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Humans have consumed mushrooms for as long as we have written records, and most likely well before. Our cultural associations with fungi date back to tribal times, when mushrooms were often considered special and even sacred. This deep spiritual [...]

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Facts About Alcoholism

February 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Alcoholism, or alcohol use disorder, is one of the most common diseases in the United States. With an estimated 24.7 million Americans meeting criterion for alcohol use disorder, 12.5% or 1 in 8 Americans has a problem. At the [...]

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How to Get Insurance to Pay for Drug Rehab

January 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Most people approach addiction and rehab from the perspective of something shameful and possibly incriminating, going out of their way to hide it. Unfortunately, this often means those people don’t get the help they need paying for rehab. At [...]

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Benefits of Long-Term Drug Rehab

January 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Most people know drug rehab as a short 30-day stay in a treatment center, followed by either no program or light support in the form of a 12-step group or similar self-help group. Long-term rehab subverts this standard model [...]

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How to Detach from an Addict with Love

December 19th, 2018|0 Comments

With over 24.5 million people in the United States addicted to a substance, and an estimated 1 in 10 suffering from a substance use disorder at some point in their lives, one in four Americans knows an addict. While many [...]

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How I Found My Higher Power

December 8th, 2018|0 Comments

When I first got sober, I wanted nothing to do with having a higher power. I loved alcohol, irregardless of the fact that it never loved me, and I took the high road and gave it up. I didn't [...]

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Can Psychedelics Really Help Fight Addiction?

November 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Psychedelics have been used to treat alcoholism and addiction for nearly as long as records have existed with substances ranging from psilocybin to belladonna all used to prevent excessive drinking or substance abuse. Today, this trend is on the [...]

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How Do I Find Addiction Treatment that Works?

November 4th, 2018|0 Comments

If you or a loved one is addicted to drugs or alcohol, there is help available. Modern addiction treatment facilities offer high-quality care based on scientific research and therapy, designed to truly help individuals suffering from substance use disorder. Unfortunately, [...]