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3 Ways to “Raise the Bottom”

How do we “raise the bottom?” You’ve heard it said, “They must hit bottom before they will be ready to get help.” Do you have to wait until they hit bottom? Or is there something you can do to help “raise the bottom...

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Why there is ALWAYS Hope

It's heartbreaking to watch a loved one destroy their body and mind through abuse, and we often feel as though there is nothing we can do to make things better, and not through lack of trying either. Addictions show incredible re...

You Can’t Do It Alone

Most people think that they can overcome a life-controlling problem on their own. They believe enlisting the help of other people is a sign of weakness. They are wrong. The dynamics of entrapment hold us tightly. Self-deception ...

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Signs of Drug Addiction

Although different drugs have different physical effects, the symptoms of addiction are similar. See if you recognize yourself in the following signs and symptoms of substance abuse and addiction. If so, consider talking to someon...

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How can I tell if they are on Drugs?

Many people wonder how they can identify whether or not someone is on drugs. Many times when people are using drugs there are things that you can look for in order to identify whether or not they may be using drugs. Also, each dru...

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Heroin deaths rise in Central Florida

Experts: Drug now more potent Author: Louis Bolden, Reporter, lbolden@clickorlando.com Published On: May 05 2015 04:16:02 PM EDT   Updated On: May 05 2015 11:38:36 PM EDT ORLANDO, Fla. - The number of people dying from hero...

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Heroin Deaths Quadruple Across U.S.

by Maggie Fox A man injects himself with heroin. A new report shows a 63 percent increase in heroin use. Reuters CDC Report Notes Alarming Rise in Heroin Use Across U.S.   Heroin use has dramatically increased across the U.S...