Love – Sex – Relationships and Early Addiction Recovery

Love – Sex – Relationships As many people in recovery have probably heard, (and often ignored or debated about love – sex – relationships) it is detrimental to early recovery to become involved in romantic relationships. This article will discuss some of the reasoning behind the often-proposed suggestion “no relationships for the first year.” Perhaps… Continue reading Love – Sex – Relationships and Early Addiction Recovery

How to carefully help an alcoholic

Help an Alcoholic According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, approximately one in 13 Americans abuse or are dependent on alcohol. Alcoholics almost always need help to rid themselves of their addiction. Support from family and friends plays a major role in assisting alcoholics in getting and staying sober. Recognize that the… Continue reading How to carefully help an alcoholic

How to Love Your Alcoholic

Love Your Alcoholic It is hard to live with and love an alcoholic. I will give you tips and advice on things you can do for YOU. Things that will help you cope with the daily life of living with an alcoholic. I know the pain, sadness, anxiety, and depression that can come from living… Continue reading How to Love Your Alcoholic

Cocaine Addiction Symptoms and Signs

Cocaine Addiction This notorious white powder that cocaine is, has its origins in leaves derived from the South American coca plant. Leaves that were being freely used by the Mayans for their stimulating qualities became known to Europe following Spain’s conquest of that continent. Described as a stimulant, cocaine can be ingested in many ways,… Continue reading Cocaine Addiction Symptoms and Signs

Sexual Addiction – Are You Suffering From Someone Else's Sexual Addiction?

Stop the Suffering Are you angry, depressed, confused, and constantly trying to figure out what your spouse is up to? If you are spinning your wheels, trying to strategize and find solutions for your spouse and your relationship before you have actually identified the problem, keep reading. Family members can suffer from the sexual addiction… Continue reading Sexual Addiction – Are You Suffering From Someone Else's Sexual Addiction?