Guitars Save Lives The brilliant New Note Orchestra are appearing at Komedia, Brighton, Sunday 30th September alongside the legendary Herbie Flowers and the awesome The Sweet & Lowdown as special guests. Dr Jon Stewart from Sleeper will be joining them,...
Alcohol Companion, by Phil Cain Sometimes it’s difficult to cut through the hard feelings and strongly held views around alcohol and alcoholism. Phil Cain is a science journalist who was born in Manchester, a city with a strong tradition of...
I was pretty shocked to read this piece over the weekend. There are other linked stories at the bottom of the page, which describe how people are being ripped off by Rehabs in the UK. Here is a link...
A couple of weeks ago Practical Recovery Got in touch about doing a series about various bloggers in recovery. I am the first one and here is the introduction below. If you want to read what I say then go...
Here is a podcast I did for Gary from https://freepigeonpress.com/I would recommend reading his site especially if you are interested in The Sinclair Method as Gary has used it well for 5 years now.Hi everyone.Given that I’m trying to get...
Here is a new blog critical of AA by another person who has left. https://ileftaa.blogspot.com/It was a difficult decision for me to leave AA, even though I was questioning what was going on in meetings and its effectiveness. Other people...
Here is a great piece - SMART Recovery is waiting for you! This was kindly written for the blog by Heather Valsan. SMART Recovery is waiting for you! So.. You have decided you need to enter a rehabilitation program. But which...
2018 has just begun, and hopefully it will be a good time for people in recovery from addiction. There is certainly a wider range of solutions out there, than have been available in the past, and attitudes are slowly...
I got an email from Ashley, who wrote this great piece on https://www.detox.com and invited me to post it here. I had a good look at the site and thought it had some really useful information and would certainly recommend you...
Ibogaine and the Benefits of Alternative Addiction Treatment Over the last decade, drug overdose has become one of the leading causes of death in America. And, with the US declaring a state of emergency, it seems that the opioid crisis...