Alcohol Companion, by Phil Cain

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...

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In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts – Dr Gabor Maté

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts is an amazing book and I would urge you to read it with an open mind. I must confess that I had read a piece by Stanton Peele which put me off this...

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Powerless no Longer. Review of Pete Soderman Book.

Powerless no Longer. Review of Pete Soderman Book. I felt this book by Pete Soderman was really good and would help most people who are looking to beat addiction or alcoholism. It is well laid out and has lots of...

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High Price – Drugs, Neuroscience and discovering myself. DR Carl Hart.

High Price - Drugs, Neuroscience and discovering myself. DR Carl Hart. I still get pleasantly surprised by some of the books related to the subject of addiction, and this book certainly did that! It certainly was not what I was expecting,...

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Breaking Addiction: A 7-Step Handbook for Ending Any Addiction

Breaking Addiction: A 7-Step Handbook for Ending Any Addiction Dr Lance Dodes I have read many books about addiction over the past eight years, to educate myself in way to prevent my old behaviour coming back. This has to be one of...

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The future of Addiction – Stanton Peele

The future of Addiction - Stanton Peele I have long been a fan of Stanton Peele's writing and he has certainly helped me recover with his ideas which have often questioned old ideas that have become accepted parts of addiction...

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Quicksand C.A. Sheckels

Quicksand The Darker Side of 12 Step programs C.A. Sheckels One of the great things about the modern Information age is that people with a specific interest now have the opportunity to self publish their own books which are free...

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Sober Is The New Black

Sober Is The New Black, by Rachel Black Rachel sent me an email telling me about her book and I decided to read it, and am glad I did. It is unusual, because it has been written by somebody who...

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