Sobriety

New Internet Stimulus Recovery Funds – When Does It End?

New Internet Stimulus Recovery Funds – When Does It End?

The rural area Internet Stimulus Act ends when the government says it ends. They have full control over the program and will decide when it ends or when there is no more Internet funds to fund the program, whichever comes first. Rural area Internet Stimulus funding started in October and it was projected to end around July or August. Typically country residents that are limited to high-speed Inter... »

Clean and Sober in Baja California

Clean and Sober in Baja California

Based on Baja's old image one would not think it to be a place to get clean and sober. However, Baja has addressed one issue in a set of complex issues and has created a government supported organization called CRREAD; a very long Spanish name meaning clean and sober. Its program helps men through the withdrawal and detox stage of their addiction. It focuses on every detail needed to be succes... »

Alcoholism Does Not Discriminate…

Alcoholism Does Not Discriminate…

2013-08-20 12:04:09 I was recently interviewed for a Forbes.com article titled “Why the Brains of High-Powered People May be More Prone to Addiction” by Alice Walton. What struck me when I read the article was that there was a specific article written about this subset of individuals. Original Source »

Is Your Sobriety a Slippery Slope?

Is Your Sobriety a Slippery Slope?

If you mow your lawn on a steep terrace in the rain, you are bound to slip on that slippery slope. Accidents happen. The same thing will happen to your sobriety if you flirt with disaster. Make sure your sobriety passes the test. Do not tread in dangerous territory, or slippery slopes. The point I am trying to make is that if you think that you can remain abstinent from drinking while you spend ti... »

Sobriety Gives Me Choices

Sobriety Gives Me Choices

2017-06-14 17:55:35 As soon as the vodka hit my lips, I knew. The rush of excitement and feelings of the unknown would hit me. I just never knew what might happen. I could meet the love of my life, I could end up in a crazy situation, I could not remember any of it, I could have the best night of my life, or the worst! I threw caution to the wind. Do most people feel this way when they drink? Mayb... »

Male Sexual Recovery Rate and Stamina

Male Sexual Recovery Rate and Stamina

When it comes to improving your sex life, being able to not only get hard but also to stay hard is key. The male recovery rate is an important aspect of male enhancement, because the shorter the recovery rate, the longer and more frequently you can please your partner. Recovery rate refers to the amount of time it takes after orgasm before a man can achieve another erection. Shortening the time sp... »

Holiday Drinking: What Is Normal?

Holiday Drinking: What Is Normal?

2013-11-25 12:54:00 I recently read a unique article about a Caron Treatment study titled “Many Americans Oblivious to What High-Risk Drinking Looks Like.” Original Source »

The Road To Sobriety

The Road To Sobriety

Being sober and fighting alcoholism, drug abuse or substance abuse is a major task that is extremely difficult and sometimes may be "impossible" to accomplish. However, the users should realize that this is a step by step process that can not be rushed and would need a strong commitment, determination as well as the support of family, lovers, and friends. The first step that a user shoul... »

The Yearning To Be A Normie

The Yearning To Be A Normie

2017-06-21 09:44:55 One thing I felt so much of in early sobriety was remorse. As if we already don’t feel shitty enough because of the things we did while drinking and using drugs, those of us who quit drinking feel shame and guilt for doing so. If we say the word “alcoholic,” if we admit we are out of control, if we say we can’t drink anymore, we are automatically looked down upon. We are encour... »

What Is the Difference Between Sobriety and Recovery?

What Is the Difference Between Sobriety and Recovery?

Sobriety and Recovery are two words that are bantered about a lot these days regarding people who no longer using drugs or alcohol. What is the difference between the two words? Well, like any form of definitions, there are many possibilities. Just check any dictionary, a lot depends on context, who is speaking or writing, and who they are speaking or writing to. For this article, I will define th... »

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