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Remembering Carrie Fisher: A Woman Who Changed How We View Addiction

Carrie Fisher, who passed away on Decemeber 27, 2016 following a massive heart attack, was an iconic woman best known for her role as Princess Leia in Star Wars. However, Fisher was more than just a talented actress who stole the hearts…
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Who’s Most Susceptible to Alcohol Addiction?

While no one is immune to addiction, researchers are constantly examining the population for patterns of susceptibility. Be it nature or nurture, it seems that some people are simply more prone to developing alcoholism and addiction. Knowing…
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How to Remain Sober During Coronavirus COVID-19

Those who are in recovery for a substance use disorder are currently finding themselves between a rock and a hard place. Central to sustaining sobriety is the concept of social support, usually obtained through local recovery group meetings…