Narcotic Addicts of the Gold Coast and South Broward, get help now.
Narcotic Addicts of the Gold Coast and South Broward, do you know what resources are available to you for help? When you are ready to stop hurting yourself, do you know who to call and what to do? It can be confusing. There is conflicting information out there. Continue reading “Narcotic Addicts of the Gold Coast and South Broward”
Honesty and Gratitude. The warriors that will help you fight to stay alive.
Honesty and gratitude are not easy in the beginning. A patient once told me a story. His family confronted him about his addiction. They gave him an ultimatum. If he did not stop using drugs, they were going to have him locked up in rehab. Continue reading “Honesty and Gratitude, The Sworn Enemies Of The Disease Of Addiction”
Addiction clinics are simply a place to get health care.
So, addiction clinics focus on health care for addiction. Addiction is a medical condition. There are changes in the brain that cause you to overuse and misuse uncontrollably. Then, you realize that you can’t stop. Yet, you know you are hurting yourself and others, but you need help to stop. Continue reading “Addiction Clinics”
Where was Jimmy?
This is a story about overdose. I used to eat breakfast with a small group of friends every Sunday. It was a quiet, relaxing time to get together and talk. One of my friends was named Jimmy. Jimmy lived in a neighborhood nearby. That was one thing we had in common. He wasn’t in the same immediate housing development, but he lived in the next one over.
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Addiction doctors help you with your addiction. There are many kinds of addiction. Alcohol, drugs, gambling and others. The deadliest of all drugs is heroin. Street dealers are adding deadly fentanyl to it. Fortunately, addiction doctors can help you quit heroin. In fact, they can help you quit today. Continue reading “Addiction Doctors Near Me”
Mornings bring safety and sanity. You are clean one more day. No one every woke up in the morning after a night of refreshing sleep and said, “I wish I had used drugs last night.” Of course not. In the morning, at the beginning of a fresh new day, that seems crazy.
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What is the difference between a fishhook and a paperclip? It’s the barb. The sharp, triangular part at the beginning of the hook. It’s the point of entry, the first part that enters a fish’s flesh. And, it is what keeps the fish from escaping and swimming away. Continue reading “Fishhook Effect”