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Guest Blog: Musings – What If Addiction Was Actually Treated Like a Health Problem?

Dear Blog Friends, Craig W. has kindly given me permission to re-post the following musings he shared with LSRSafe, one of LifeRing’s  e-mail support groups which he wonderfully moderates, that so clearly describe what it might – what it should – look like if the medical community were to treat addiction as they would any other health problem. […]

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LifeRing Conference 2016 – Come On Down!

Every year we hold a special conference of all LifeRing members, including face-to-face and online meeting convenors and participants, our organization’s Board members, as well as addiction and recovery professionals, to get together to talk about addiction and recovery… And you’re invited, too! It’s a wonderful way for LifeRingers to connect with one another and celebrate Choice […]

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It’s All Fun and Games: I Just…I Just…I Just…

Aw, gyad, I can’t. **Sigh** Apparently, 2016 is (trigger warning – alcohol is prominently featured in the link attached) “The Year of the Hard Soda” wars. That’s right – alcoholic sodas are poised to become all the rage, and the best part is they’re really not supposed to have that icky alcohol aftertaste. All the better […]

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Late Night, with Jimmy Falling

    Every once in a while I’ll see or hear something about someone’s drinking that makes the hairs on the back of my neck stand up, a phenomenon interesting to me because while it could easily be mere physiological speculation on my part (i.e. neck hair stimulation it isn’t scientifically quantifiable, and therefore doesn’t […]

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