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A curated mix of addiction recovery videos to help you stay inspired

Things You Can Do to Be Happier
2 years ago

Things You Can Do to Be Happier

Happiness is an elusive goal; everyone seems to want it, but if it were easy to attain, the whole world would be happy and we wouldn’t need to keep searching …
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What You Need to Know About Internet Addiction
2 years ago

What You Need to Know About Internet Addiction

Meet psychologist Dr. Kimberly Young; she was the first to ever research internet addiction. She wrote the first book, Caught in the Net, to identify internet addiction as a new disorder, was …
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The Known Unknown Dangers of Synth Pot
2 years ago

The Known Unknown Dangers of Synth Pot

Cheap, unpredictable and hard to regulate, synthetic marijuana has emergency responders nationwide scrambling to save lives. Users expecting synthetic marijuana to give them a mellow buzz similar to the real thing can …
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‘Curious Alice’ Is One Whacked–Out Anti-Drug PSA
2 years ago

‘Curious Alice’ Is One Whacked–Out Anti-Drug PSA

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From 1971, Curious Alice is a genuine what-were-they-thinking PSA created by the Department of Health and Education. The animated short film was intended to be an anti-drug PSA for eight to …
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The Internet Is Changing Our Brain
2 years ago

The Internet Is Changing Our Brain

Socrates started what may have been the first technology scare. In the “Phaedrus,” he lamented the invention of books, which “create forgetfulness” in the soul. Instead of remembering for themselves, …
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This Video Explains the Effects of Crack Cocaine on the Brain
2 years ago

This Video Explains the Effects of Crack Cocaine on the Brain

Watch this short whiteboard-animated video illustrate the difference between crack and powdered cocaine and also explain the effect that both drugs have on the brain and the rest of the body.


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The Opposite of Addiction Is Connection
2 years ago

The Opposite of Addiction Is Connection

What really causes addiction — to everything from cocaine to smart-phones? And how can we overcome it? Johann Hari has seen our current methods fail firsthand, as he has watched …
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What Satan Can Teach Us About Addiction
2 years ago

What Satan Can Teach Us About Addiction

In this scene from South Park, Satan explains addiction to Stan in an uncomplicated and hilariously casual way. The Prince of Darkness describes dopamine’s affect on the human brain and demystifies the genetic factors that influence …
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Your Brain on MDMA
2 years ago

Your Brain on MDMA

MDMA is a popular party drug also known as Molly or Ecstasy that affects the brain by increasing the activity of at least three neurotransmitters (the chemical messengers of brain cells): …
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Marc Maron Before Rehab
2 years ago

Marc Maron Before Rehab

After college, Marc Maron moved to L.A. and did enough blow to kill a brontosaurus. He soon suffered a psychotic breakdown so severe that his own dealer urged him to leave town. …
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