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Top 5 Ways that a Person Can Stop Using Opiates

Opioid dependence has become a huge issue in America and is currently being called an epidemic.  People are shooting up left and right, going to hospitals with false aches and pains, hurting themselves so they can get pain pills and robbing other people to get money to purchase their drugs.  This problem can be fixed, but it is going to take the addicts to fix it, which can be an issue if they are not looking to quit.

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Erik Christian Johnson is a full-time blogger, self-development advocate, and full-time network marketing Entrepreneur.

The Least Expensive Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center

My wife and I just moved to North Carolina, by the Smokies. There’s no neighbors and it feels like we’re camping every day.

But, something strange is happening – it’s like nature is resetting me back to a healthy adult.

I have an addictive personality and was a drunk for 16 years. I was very close to homeless and had a alcohol-related heart-attack when I was 32.

Then, when I finally got sober a few years ago, I had a panic attack around my parents.

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Erik Christian Johnson is a full-time blogger, self-development advocate, and full-time network marketing Entrepreneur.

Why AA Isn’t Just For Old Men Drinking Coffee

Before I finally succumbed to the fact that I was indeed a full-blown alcoholic of the desperate variety, I had a pretty poor idea of what AA was.

To me, it seemed like a cult. The few meetings I had been to were in shady parts of town, with shady people, in rooms that smelled like stale smoke and cheap coffee.

All I could think of when I thought of going to AA was a bunch of old men sitting around talking about how they’d lost their wives, kids and jobs. Surely, I don’t have anything in common with these people — do I?

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Erik Christian Johnson is a full-time blogger, self-development advocate, and full-time network marketing Entrepreneur.

From Honor Student, to Klonopin Addict, and Back Again

 

When you’re talking about addiction recovery everyone has their own horror story about what it took for them to get clean. 

Some people will tell you that they had to go through a horrible rehab experience, while others will tell you they toughed it out and quit cold turkey. 

I myself have a pretty gruesome tale of woe but, no matter what the story is, the first thing that you need to know about addiction, is that it is no easy task to just stop using. 

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Erik Christian Johnson is a full-time blogger, self-development advocate, and full-time network marketing Entrepreneur.

The Nomadic Disease: How My Addiction Traveled With Me

If you’re an addict, a true addict, your entire life revolves around whatever it is you’re addicted to. Whether it be sex, gambling, alcohol, other drugs, or any number of addictive behaviors, your addiction comes before and is paramount to anything else in your life… Even your family and loved ones.

As a result, everything you thought you cared about in your life is lost to your addiction, and you’re left with nothing; no job, no wife, no kids, no girlfriend… Just your addiction. I’m a leading authority on the subject… I was addicted to heroin and other substances for several years.

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Erik Christian Johnson is a full-time blogger, self-development advocate, and full-time network marketing Entrepreneur.