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11 06, 2019

7 Ways to Share Your Heart in an Intervention Letter

2019-06-12T19:34:46+00:00June 11th, 2019|0 Comments

An Intervention Letter Helps Maintain Focus on What’s Important Nearly 1 in 3 Americans know someone who is addicted to opioids. Over half know someone who is addicted to alcohol. Addiction runs rampant in our country, and it affects more people than you’d think, If you’ve noticed that a family member or a friend [...]

10 06, 2019

Love, Sex and Relationships while in Recovery from Addiction

2019-06-12T19:59:56+00:00June 10th, 2019|0 Comments

“Dating in recovery has been compared to playing football without gear, running barefoot over sharp rocks, and having dental work without the benefit of painkillers. It can be the great escape, bounce you back into relapse, or trigger a new addiction.” ~ Mary Faulkner, Easy Does It Dating Guide: For People in Recovery Why [...]

21 05, 2019

Top 9 Amazing Songs About Recovery and Addiction

2019-06-06T19:45:28+00:00May 21st, 2019|2 Comments

Addiction and recovery can both feel very lonely and confusing. Music is a wonderful way to get in touch with your feelings. Sometimes, our emotions become blocked through tumultuous times in our lives. Listening to words spoken in a song that sound a lot like your story about addiction or recovery can bring on [...]

8 04, 2019

Northpoint Washington in Edmonds – NEW Inpatient Addiction Treatment Facility

2019-04-10T16:26:58+00:00April 8th, 2019|0 Comments

For those suffering from addiction, the new inpatient addiction treatment facility in Edmonds, Washington is a welcome addition. Northpoint has outpatient clinics in Washington and Idaho, as well as a 22-bed inpatient clinic in Boise, Idaho. This brand new facility is much larger and is opening up this month. The grand opening date is [...]

25 10, 2018

The Power of Naltrexone for Treating Addiction

2019-01-30T16:40:14+00:00October 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Naltrexone medication plays a powerful role in addiction treatment. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) originally approved the drug as a treatment for alcoholism. Over time, researchers have found that it can also be used to help addicts abstain from opiate drugs. Low dose naltrexone (LDN) may even help treat chronic behavior disorders, like [...]

12 09, 2018

Naloxone Saved Demi Lovato from Overdose Death. What is it about the Drug that Saves Lives?

2019-01-30T16:58:07+00:00September 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Demi Lovato has talked openly about addictions she thought she’d overcome. Recently, she relapsed and overdosed on opioids. It was just last month that Lovato was rushed to the emergency room in an L.A. hospital. Paramedics that arrived at her home in Hollywood said she was given Narcan. This is the main name brand [...]

1 08, 2018

How Jada Pinkett Smith Saved R&B Singer August Alsina From Percocet Addiction

2019-01-30T17:12:55+00:00August 1st, 2018|4 Comments

Percocet Addiction Is To Blame For August Alsina’s Absence In 2014, R&B singer August Alsina was on an upward trajectory toward superstardom after he released his debut album Testimony and gained instant notoriety for his sit single “I Love This Shit” featuring Trinidad James. That same year, Alsina was named Best New Artist at [...]