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Go Sober for October Is A Great Idea

Go sober for october

One of Britain’s largest charities, Macmillan Cancer Support, hosts an annual fundraising event in the UK in support of their efforts to provide specialist health care, information, and financial support to people affected by cancer. The charity encourages people to ‘Go Sober for October’ to help others while also helping themselves. We Were Inspired by Go Sober for October Is A Great Idea

Four Ways Addiction Can Happen to Anyone

Four Ways Addiction Can Happen to Anyone

To overcome the stigma surrounding addiction, we need to accept that it can happen to anyone. Addiction is a disease that consumes a person’s life, affecting their loved ones too. It is one of the most intense struggles to overcome. So, how can it affect anyone? There are countless reasons why a person becomes an Four Ways Addiction Can Happen to Anyone

Five Drugs that Dramatically Change Your Face

Five Drugs that Dramatically Change Your Face

Five Drugs that Dramatically Change Your Face Substance use can cost you everything. Your job, money, home, friends, family and self. But, the most noticeable impact of addiction, is how it changes a person’s face. The tragic result of substance abuse ranges from decayed teeth, skin scabs, and more.  These, along with other body changes, Five Drugs that Dramatically Change Your Face

Tips For Talking to Your Kids about Addictions

Tips For Talking to Your Kids about Addictions

Tips For Talking to Your Kids about Addictions Young people are surrounded by alcohol and drugs through Social Media, their day-to-day activities and from the entertainment industry. It’s hard to filter it out, that’s why many parents and caregivers worry about what their children’s teen years will bring. There are many things that can make Tips For Talking to Your Kids about Addictions

Five of the Deadliest Drugs in Canada During Opioid Crisis

Five of the Deadliest Drugs in Canada During Opioid Crisis

Increasing crime rates, overwhelmed health care systems, overdoses and death are still skyrocketing due to the opioid crisis. While the deaths are either typically linked to it, there are other drugs that can be as deadly. Some even legal. Alcohol Despite being legal, alcohol can still be very dangerous. In Canada, nearly 80,000 people were Five of the Deadliest Drugs in Canada During Opioid Crisis

How Alcohol Affects Memory

How Alcohol Affects Memory

Drinking alone dulls someone’s recollection significantly, but traumatic situations will always leave a lasting imprint no matter the level of intoxication. The Stages of Alcohol The effects of alcohol start after just one drink. Your motor functions slow down, you become more social, emotional and sometimes impulsive. Once you start getting up to about six to eight How Alcohol Affects Memory

How to Party Sober at Halloween

How to Party Sober at Halloween

The excitement for Halloween is building as people are putting the finishing touches on their costumes and coordinating parties for the big night. While it is a wholesome holiday for kids to enjoy trick-or-treating, holiday gatherings can be a challenge for adults who are working to maintain sobriety. Unfortunately for those in recovery, Halloween tends How to Party Sober at Halloween

Summertime Sobriety

Summertime Sobriety

How to Stay Sober in the Summertime Summer is a time when people take breaks from school and work to enjoy the sunshine and spend time with family and friends. When the skies are blue, and the temperatures are warm, it seems like the perfect opportunity to relax by the pool with a cold drink Summertime Sobriety