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November 26, 2014
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Happy Thanksgiving To All!

On Thanksgiving Day, we give special thanks for all the things we have in our lives, which are often taken for granted—warm shelter, family, friends, a nice supper and good health to start with. Everyone has something to be thankful … Continue reading

August 26, 2014
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The National Mental Health Consumers’ Self-Help Clearinghouse Announces 2014 Conference

The National Empowerment Center website states that its missions is, “To carry a message of recovery, empowerment, hope and healing to people with lived experience with mental health issues, trauma, and extreme states.” The 28th national mental health conference, organized by … Continue reading

April 11, 2014
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Naloxone Kit Used for Emergencies in Heroin Addiction

If a friend or family member is struggling with heroin addiction or prescription pain medication, it is important to know of Naloxone (also known as Narcan in brand name). This is a drug that is used to counter the effects … Continue reading

March 20, 2014
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Choosing Treatment: Factors To Consider

Addiction is a very personal event. There are no identical situations. Logically, it follows that there are no absolutes in recovery. There are many variables that affect an addict, their desire to relapse, and their desire to recover. One of … Continue reading

March 19, 2014
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South Florida Heroin Epidemic

South Florida is experiencing a surge of heroin overdoses and deaths, including hospitalizations and ER visits in the past few months. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), which is part of the national institute of Health, the … Continue reading

January 23, 2014
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Mixing Heroin With Alcohol

What happens when you mix one of the most dangerous drugs in the world, heroin, with one of the most dangerous legal substance in the world, alcohol? Disaster, that’s what. To begin with heroin alone can lead to overdose, emergency … Continue reading