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Moderation

Some of us are just trying to moderate. If this sounds like you, check out these indispensable readings on harm reduction and moderation.

Various Ways You Might Accidentally Get Drunk
3 years ago

Various Ways You Might Accidentally Get Drunk

Can you accidentally get drunk? It seems kind of ridiculous doesn’t it? But then I think back to various office parties and family gatherings, and you know what, yeah maybe you …
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What is a Hangover?
3 years ago

What is a Hangover?

What is a hangover? A throbbing headache? An exhausted mind. Nausea.  Anxiety. Flatulence. Unquenchable thirst.

Mainly:  YOU ARE DEHYDRATED!

 I know. Its a funny thing. …
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Mind control: Alcohol, Drug Addiction Stew In the Brain
3 years ago

Mind control: Alcohol, Drug Addiction Stew In the Brain

By  • Alcohol, Pills

Alcoholism can destroy a liver. Heroin needles can spread HIV. And cocaine can stop a beating heart. But addiction finds its home in the brain.

“Every drug of abuse has …
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Alcohol Abstinence vs Moderation
3 years ago

Alcohol Abstinence vs Moderation

A debate that started in the 1960s remains an important one in the addiction field: is it possible to control problem drinking, or must the drinker give up alcohol completely? …
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What Is Addiction? What Causes Addiction?
3 years ago

What Is Addiction? What Causes Addiction?

The rise of overdoses in New England indicate, heroin continues to be a plague of both desperate poverty and tortured privilege. The abuse of prescription drugs is an even more widespread …
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What Causes a Hangover?
3 years ago

What Causes a Hangover?

The formal name for a hangov­er is veisalgia, from the Norwegian word for “uneasiness following debauchery” (kveis) and the Greek word for “pain” (algia) — an appropriate title considering the uncomfortable …
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The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food
3 years ago

The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food

By  • Food, News, Science

On the evening of April 8, 1999, a long line of Town Cars and taxis pulled up to the Minneapolis headquarters of Pillsbury and discharged 11 men who controlled America’s …
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Noam Chomsky on Drugs, Fear, and Control
3 years ago

Noam Chomsky on Drugs, Fear, and Control

By  • People, Quote

“T     he more you can increase fear of drugs and crime, welfare mothers, immigrants and aliens, the more you control all the people.” -Noam Chomsky

 

If you …
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Download the Addicaid App!
3 years ago

Download the Addicaid App!

Launch your recovery! Take charge of your addiction! Start your journey (or continue it) by downloading Addicaid for Android, iPhone + iPad.

App Store (iOS) + Google Play

Addicaid’s personalized products cater to unique …
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