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Is The Scottish Methadone Programme Out of Control?

Methadone Dispensing Increases in Scotland Whatever is going on up in Scotland? Despite a general trend of decreasing drug use throughout the UK, the Scottish government handed out 22,980 more prescriptions of methadone in 2014 than they did in 2013. … Continue reading

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Mad Men Star Jon Hamm Completes Rehab for Alcohol Addiction

Mad Men Star Completes Alcohol Rehab Mad Men star Jon Hamm, plays the troubled advertising executive Don Draper in the hugely successful television series Mad Men. The role has made Hamm an international celebrity and earned him several Emmy Award … Continue reading

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A cure for binge drinking and alcoholism?

Latest scientific discovery a cure for binge drinking and alcoholism? The journal Nature Neuroscience has just published the results of a unique study on binge drinking and brain chemistry. Scientists at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine have … Continue reading

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Cannabis Most Abused Teenage UK Substance 2013

Cannabis Most Abused Teenage UK Substance 2013 Public Health England has just published the results of its’ 2013-2014 “Young people’s statistics from the National Drug Treatment Monitoring System (NDTMS) and some of the results are enlightening to say the least. … Continue reading

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Is Cannabis Addiction being taken seriously?

Is Cannabis Addiction being taken seriously? Doctor Adam Winstock, a leading drugs expert and founder of the Global Drug Survey believes that “cannabis can be as tough to give up as heroin”. Cannabis use is actually falling in the UK, … Continue reading

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Imagination can take you anywhere

“Logic will take you from A to B. Imagination can take you anywhere” Albert Einstein

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Recovery quote of the day

“The happiest people do not have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything”

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Top Tips For Staying Sober this Christmas

The fact that it is difficult to stay sober during the Christmas Holiday period is not disputed by anyone who has been there. It is the notorious season of office parties, family gatherings and other social events that almost inevitably … Continue reading

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Ravages of Crystal Meth Abuse

Five years after being crowned Miss Teen Oregon-World in 2009, photos of Jamie Lynn-France, 23, reveal the devastating impact of crystal meth use on the former beauty queen. Lynn is currently being held on $30,000 bail after being recently arrested … Continue reading

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Drug and Alcohol addicts are “Not Anonymous”

A former heroin addict and his partner have created a website that fights the negative stigma associated with drug and alcohol addiction. ‘I Am Not Anonymous‘ is a platform for former addicts to share their personal, and often emotional, stories. The … Continue reading

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