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Planet Addiction Recovery
1 year ago

Planet Addiction Recovery

The notion behind “stuff” has plagued the planet for as long as we have been around. The issue derives from our belief in a linear system while we live on a …
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The Science Behind a ‘Pokemon Go’ Addiction
1 year ago

The Science Behind a ‘Pokemon Go’ Addiction

By  • Media, News, Tech

You don’t have to be a millennial to realize that Pokémon Go is taking over the planet. The new app has found a way to connect our daily lives, activities, …
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Suboxone: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
1 year ago

Suboxone: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Recently, the Obama administration has made it easier for people with opioid addictions to receive treatment. Suboxone, a brand of buprenorphine, is considered a form of medication assisted treatment. After …
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Share Your Addiction Story Here
1 year ago

Share Your Addiction Story Here

This is your stage. Tell your story. And we’ll amplify it!  We believe that by sharing our stories of recovery, we can empower others to overcome addiction. We need your voice! We’re looking …
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A simple way to break a smoking habit
1 year ago

A simple way to break a smoking habit

Can we break bad habits by being more curious about them? During a recent TEDMed Talk, Judson Brewer, a psychiatrist at University of Massachusetts Medical School, proposed that the key to …
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This Podcast on Addiction Really Hits Home
1 year ago

This Podcast on Addiction Really Hits Home

A new episode of Radiolab takes a sober look at the throbbing, aching, craving desire states that return us (again and again) to the object of our addictions… and discuss some available …
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10 Myths About Addiction
1 year ago

10 Myths About Addiction

Do drugs really “fry” your brain? Once an addict, always an addict? Is 12-step the only way? Do you really have to hit “rock bottom” before seeking help? You might be surprised …
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Making the Big Change
1 year ago

Making the Big Change

According to neuroscientist David Eagleman, “Brains are in the business of gathering information and steering behavior appropriately. It doesn’t matter whether consciousness is involved in the decision making. And most …
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Positive Self-Talk (Saying Is Believing)
2 years ago

Positive Self-Talk (Saying Is Believing)

In the privacy of our minds, we all talk to ourselves. Self-talk is what happens when you make yourself the target of your own comments, advice or reminders. It’s like …
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A Trillion-Dollar Failure
2 years ago

A Trillion-Dollar Failure

The war on drugs may be a trillion-dollar failure. But putting an end to the war is an extraordinarily complex issue because there still isn’t a single definitive way to solve the …
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