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Three Friends in Recovery
3 years ago

Three Friends in Recovery

Bob Dylan: “using drugs was about insecurity and fear, a struggle to cope with fame and the associated expectations for my rise.”

Stephen King has been sober for decades, ever …
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The Abstracted and Forgotten Universe of Benzedrine
3 years ago

The Abstracted and Forgotten Universe of Benzedrine

By  • Opiates, Pills

Favored by artists, musicians, mathematicians, and scholars; the drug fondly known as ‘Bennies’ powered a great deal of innovation in the 20th century.

Someone really needs to …
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Recovery is Better When We’re Doing the Johnny Cash To Do List!
3 years ago

Recovery is Better When We’re Doing the Johnny Cash To Do List!

Here’s a dope piece of history: A Johnny Cash to do list! Recover better with a few tips from The Man in Black.

 

1. Not smoke

2. Kiss …
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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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‘Man of the House’ by Bob Hicok
3 years ago

‘Man of the House’ by Bob Hicok

By  • Pills, Poetry, Sex

Man of the House

by Bob Hicok

It was a misunderstanding. I got into bed, made love with the woman I found there, called her honey, mowed the lawn, had …
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Boys Diagnosed with ADHD
3 years ago

Boys Diagnosed with ADHD

By the time they reach high school, nearly 20 percent of all American boys will be diagnosed with ADHD. Millions of those boys will be prescribed a powerful stimulant to …
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“The Entrepreneur’s Drug of Choice”
3 years ago

“The Entrepreneur’s Drug of Choice”

By  • News, Pills, Tech

What do hyper-creatives, emergency room nurses, and CEOs have in common? Read about the Start-Up Doc Aaron Blackledge, who has identified a particular neuro-chemical pattern in the human brain at INC.com.

What is the …
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History of Addiction (Part 4), The Zero Tolerance Era
3 years ago

History of Addiction (Part 4), The Zero Tolerance Era

Substance abuse and addiction is not just a modern construct. For centuries, people have struggled with the effects of drugs, alcohol, and other mind-altering substances, including caffeine and tobacco. Although …
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Addiction by Ken Milkolowski
3 years ago

Addiction by Ken Milkolowski

By  • Pills, Poetry

‘Addiction’ by KEN MIKOLOWSKI

Fighting a losing battle

lives next door

to a vibrant woman

in her 30’s.

When he talks to her

sub-mediocre takes over

in a big way.

Zombie-ized …
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