Addiction therapy with horses? Sounds a little crazy, but this form of therapy is tried and tested; a massive hit in the US, it is now making waves in Europe, as pioneer Don Lavender introduces the revolutionary treatment to the Camino Recovery Centre in Southern Spain. Horse healing or Equine … Read more about The healing power of horses: how horses can help beat addiction
What does addiction mean to you? Will you stop, reflect, be honest and true About how this word has impacted your life And caused you pain, suffering and strife? Have you had enough? Is it time to let go Of what holds you back and keeps you low? For the time is now to love and forgive. This … Read more about Addiction: what does it mean to you?
Figures obtained by 7News indicate that the number of teenagers addicted to drugs and alcohol has risen dramatically. Over the last three years, the number of those addicted have jumped by up to 300 percent. The most common addictions are alcohol, amphetamines and marijuana. If you have a … Read more about Teen addiction
A Loyola University Health System study has found another reason to not binge drink alcohol. Binge drinking, researchers found, could change the body’s immune system response to orthopaedic injury. “This tremendously complicates the trauma care of these patients,” said bone biologist John … Read more about Binge drinking and the immune system – the damage
Addiction affects the whole family...stop enabling and do something about it today Intervention Alcoholism, drug addictions, gambling addiction, sex addiction and eating disorders are progressive and chronic diseases that, if left untreated, will result in the premature death of someone you … Read more about Addiction Intervention
It is common for people with ADHD to turn to addictive substances and behaviours such as alcohol, marijuana, heroin, prescription tranquillizers, pain medication, nicotine, caffeine, sugar, cocaine and street amphetamines gambling and sex in attempts to soothe their restless brains and bodies. Using … Read more about ADD / ADHD and Addiction: A common Link and the Solution