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By Guest Author On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Vague Science; How Drugs Like Oxycontin and Valium Can Lead to Addiction

Oxycontin and valium are prescription drugs that doctors prescribe for legitimate healthcare concerns. The pain reliever oxycontin provides relief for up to 12 hours. However, it contains a strong narcotic property More...

By Guest Author On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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How Non 12 Step Drug Rehab is Different

Although the 12 step approach to substance abuse recovery is probably the best known, it is not for everyone. One of the main differences between the traditional model of recovery support and other modern day non More...

By Guest Author On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Are Non-12-Step Recovery Approaches Effective?

Although the 12 step approach to addiction recovery is possibly the best known, it is by no means the only source of support for people overcoming substance abuse. Non 12 step drug rehab encompasses different methodologies More...

By Red Diogenes On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018
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‘Whale Wars’ finds new life on Amazon Prime as tons of reality TV shows available for binge watching

Amazon Prime Video added a ton of reality TV to its catalog, including multiple seasons of Hell’s Kitchen, River Monsters, Whale Wars, Miami Ink, Survivorman, Hoarding: Buried Alive and many other shows More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, February 5th, 2018
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7 powerful tips for drug addiction treatment

Developing any drug addiction is a clear sign of weak point and it takes a huge amount of willpower for overcoming this issue. Abusing certain or illegal prescription medicines can create some changes in your brain, More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Alarming behavioral addiction facts that you should know

The most important thing that you should know about behavioral addiction is that it is a dangerous slope. People can start on a road to behavioral addiction and very quickly find themselves sliding uncontrollably More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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Why Drug Addiction Treatment Is More Important Than Ever

The seriousness of addiction and the effectiveness of treatment There are over 42 million people who suffer from drug addiction and sadly, most of those people are parents or expectant mothers. What addicts do not More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, October 28th, 2016
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The Real Reasons Addiction Treatment Centers are Vital for Recovery

Addiction treatment centers are vital for recovery. When dealing with an addiction, it may seem like there is nowhere to turn for constructive help that actually works. It may also seem like controlling addiction More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
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How to Help a Loved One Overcome a Drug Addiction

Helping a loved one to overcome a drug addiction can be a very tough and emotional time. Drug addictions can happen to anybody, just as anybody can recover from substance abuse and addiction problems with the right More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, September 30th, 2016
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Treating the Person as a Whole

Any time a person seeks treatment for drug and alcohol addiction, it is important to remember that there is more to the situation than the physical effects.  The person’s mental state will also play a role More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
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‘American Idol’ star Jason Castro speaks out against pornography in ‘I Am Second’ video, crediting Jesus Christ for breaking addiction

While fans watched American Idol launch the music career of Jason Castro, his pornography addiction nearly cost him his marriage. In a new “I Am Second” video, Castro details the struggle, backsliding More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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When a parent’s addiction becomes a child’s depression

A parent struggling with addiction may assume that their addiction does not affect anyone else. In reality, their addiction can affect their children, causing them to develop depression and other mental health disorders More...

By Guest Author On Monday, March 14th, 2016
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Eyes on Drug Rehabilitation: An Interview with Per Wickstrom

1) We often hear people refer to addicts as ‘recovering addicts’ even though they have been clean of substance abuse for many years. Why is this? Why aren’t they considered to be ‘recovered?’ Since the More...

By Zach Jones On Friday, February 12th, 2016
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Chris Matthews on Ted Cruz: he’s ‘menacing’ and ‘It scares me’

MSNBC host Chris Matthews unloaded on Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz during a segment Wednesday on “Morning Joe,” arguing that, if the Texas senator were to be elected to the presidency, “a More...

By Adam Lee On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015
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Substance Abuse and Addiction: Global Issues

It’s no secret that the United States is in the midst of a drug epidemic. From the rising popularity of prescription medications to an increased use of drugs like heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine, rates More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 10th, 2014
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Hunter Burke interview: ‘Addicted’ ‘The Best of Me’ ‘Longest Ride’ and role in ‘Insurgent’

Actor Hunter Burke has a ton of upcoming projects heading our way and he took out time to talk with The Global Dispatch/Dispatch Radio, beginning with his film Addicted which opens Oct. 10. Addicted stars Sharon More...

By Butter Bracco On Sunday, May 12th, 2013
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Ashley Harper, Pittsburgh woman, arrested after smuggling heroin into a court room, hid from police on the roof

A Pittsburgh woman was arrest Friday after police found her hiding on a roof. Ashley Harper was found with 30 bags of stamped heroin entering family court for a drug screen, police say. Ashley Nicole Harper Court More...


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