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All About The Non 12 Step Rehab Program

In the early 1930’s, the Alcoholics Anonymous or widely known as AA has pioneered a 12-step rehabilitation program and was later followed by NA or the Narcotics Anonymous.

The Dangers Of An Addiction To Oxycontin

Oxycontin addiction is on the rise due to the accessibility of prescription drugs, an Oxy addiction is very dangerous and requires serious attention to prevent serious harm or death.

August 21

Recovery thought of the day for August 21 from the About.com Alcoholism / Substance Abuse site.

Why Do YOU Want To Quit?

With the amount of public health information available everybody is well aware that smoking cigarettes is practically suicidal. Smoking is connected to massive medical risks with the scientific community continually uncovering more dangers, and more ...

Have Unnoticeable Smoking With Vapor Cigarette

Those who don’t smoke are obviously annoyed by people who smoke especially in areas where they feel like resting. Non-smokers like to hangout in parks but unfortunately, even some parks are invaded by smokers.

Using A Forum To Help Quit Smoking

If you stood on a city street and carried out a poll with the people passing by and asked them the question "which is the one bad habit they would like to get free of ...

Benefits of Breaking the Smoking Habit Within 3 Days

Let me guess - you want to quit smoking, but you can't seem to find enough motivation to do so. Am I right? Yeah? If so, then it's about time you take a look at the benefits of breaking the smoking habit within a very short time - 72 hours.

The Newest Drug Pushers in Town

There is a new drug pusher in town. This time the pusher is hanging out much closer to home and the drugs are what most people would call medicines. More teens abuse these than all types of illicit drugs combined, if you exclude marijuana.

Teen Alcohol and Drug Abuse-Finding the Right Treatment for Your Teen

Most teens do not make a conscious decision to quit abusing a substance before they go into treatment for substance use problems. Therefore, it is very important that treatment be based on a thorough assessment and fit the teen's level of substance use.Appropriate treatment for level of useIf yo

Is Hypnosis the Best Way to Stop Smoking?

Hypnosis to stop smoking is one effective way to end smoking habits. With the use of hypnosis, the success rate to end smoking habits could be doubled up. This may be one of the best ways to stop smoking.