Addiction

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Four Main Reasons for Addictions

Did you know addiction is the #1 public health crisis in the United States, costing 500 billion dollars each year? That’s a lot of money. Think of all the good things that could happen if our society had 500 billion dollars to invest in schools, health care, and helping the poor. But it’s blown every…

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Rx Abuse Is Popping Pills Safer than Illegal Drugs?

Prescription Drugs Have you taken Rx drugs you weren’t prescribed?  Have you ever taken Rx drugs more than prescribed or when you didn’t need them?  Have you taken Rx drugs that were prescribed to your parents or your friends? Related Posts: So Who’s An Addict? How To Stay Clean How TheHopeLine® Saved My Life Have…

Someone is Always Listening

Hi. I’m Megan and I’m an Addict. I thought that was a weird word. I didn’t really ever think I was one. It’s a typical story really. But so hard for me to deal with. I was always the outcast when I was a kid. By the time I started drinking and smoking, my parents…

Drug Addicted Partner

“Help, I Have A Drug Addicted Partner” Do you, or someone you know, have a drug addicted partner? TheHopeLine® can help. Start chatting with a HopeCoach now. Maybe you thought TheHopeLine® is only for those who are struggling, but we also help those who love someone who is struggling. We are here to listen and…

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Staying Clean After an Addiction

Resisting the Urge to Use Again Perhaps you’ve done the hard work of getting clean from your addiction and now you face the new journey of staying clean from addiction…of resisting the temptation and urge to return to it when things get tough. I want to help encourage you and give your some pointers for…