What is happy?

Is being happy an occasional feeling or is it a constant state of being? If anyone expects to feel happy all of the time, they are not being realistic and are setting their expectations too high. Feeling happy for most people is probably not a predominant feeling. Most of the … Continue reading

30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself

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Stop spending time with the wrong people. – Life is too short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you.  If someone wants you in their life, they’ll make room for you.  You shouldn’t have to fight for a spot.  Never, ever insist yourself to someone who … Continue reading

12 Tough Truths that Help You Grow

As you look back on your life, you will often realize that many of the times you thought you were being rejected from something good, you were in fact being redirected to something better. You can’t control everything. Sometimes you just need to relax and have faith that things will … Continue reading

Positive Thinking: 7 Easy Ways to Improve a Bad Day

Don’t let a bad morning ruin your entire day. Use these mental tricks to change your momentum.   Had a lousy morning? Things looking grim? Not to worry. The rest of your day need not be a disaster. It can in fact become one of your best, providing you take … Continue reading

The Genetics of Addiction


The Role of Family History Addiction is due 50 percent to genetic predisposition and 50 percent to poor coping skills. This has been confirmed by numerous studies. One study looked at 861 identical twin pairs and 653 fraternal (non-identical) twin pairs. When one identical twin was addicted to alcohol, the other … Continue reading

What is Suboxone?

Suboxone is an opioid medication approved to treat opiate dependence. The primary ingredient in suboxone is buprenorphine. Buprenorphine is a partial opiate agonist. Suboxone also contains naloxone, which is an opioid antagonist., which is there to prevent users from trying to abuse suboxone as if it is the original drug … Continue reading

What’s Wrong With Abusing Prescription Drugs?

Virtually every medication presents some risk of undesirable side effects, sometimes even serious ones. Doctors consider the potential benefits and risks to each patient before prescribing medications. They understand that drugs affect the body in many ways and take into account things like the drug’s form and dose, its possible … Continue reading

A Pain Free Opiate Detox

The “Drug Abuse Treatment Act of 2000” reversed the “Harrison Act’s” restrictions and allows DEA approved physicians to prescribe Suboxone™ to opiate addicts to ease the severe withdrawal symptoms opiate detox can produce. Suboxone™ is a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone. Buprenorphine eases these severe withdrawal symptoms to the extent … Continue reading