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Can A Nutritionally Healthy Diet Cure Your Drug Addiction?

You may have heard the idea at some point that proper nutrition is important for alcoholism or drug addiction recovery. You may have even...

The Traits that You Really Need in Drug Addiction Recovery

What traits do you need in order to really succeed in alcohol or drug addiction recovery? The first thing that you need, without a...

Why Effective Vaccines for Drug Addiction are Not Actually that Helpful

The idea of a drug addiction vaccine is very neat and tidy. "Let's just create a vaccine for cocaine that renders it ineffective....

Drug Addiction Disease Acceptance Increases, but Stigma Remains

Recently I was in a situation in which a drug treatment center was approaching a neighborhood association at what was essentially a town hall...

The Surprising Answers to the Difficult Problem of Drug Addiction Recovery

The first "surprise" that I really got in addiction recovery was that this whole thing--becoming addicted and then finding some sort of recovery program--was...

Will Biotechnology Ever Cure Drug Addiction and Alcoholism?

There are a lot of companies that are currently trying to solve the problem of drug and alcohol addiction. They are developing pills, medications,...

Can a Smartphone App Really Treat Drug Addiction?

Is it possible that a smartphone app could be used to treat drug or alcohol addiction? Apparently such an app has recently been...

Can Drug Addiction be Successfully Treated with Medication and Counseling?

The question has become: "Can MAT, or medication assisted treatment, help addicts to recover over traditional recovery methods?" Apparently the answer is "yes." The...

Should You Get a Sponsor in Early Recovery from Drug Addiction?

Is it absolutely necessary to have a sponsor in addiction recovery? This is a good question because if you meet lots of different...

Is Drug Addiction a Learning Disorder?

Is it possible that drug addiction and alcoholism are actually learning disorders of a sort? Prospect says that "You cannot be addicted without...