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Mamma P
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Just another Parent on a journey of addiction..hopefully recovery..with her son
Just another Parent on a journey of addiction..hopefully recovery..with her son

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My Mamma
                                                         My Mamma was a tiny little thing,with a big heart.My Mamma was
also an chronic opioid user,at a time when little was known about Opioid
abuse and even less was known how to treat it.Add alcohol to t...

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Knock Knock
For the next month our streets..News feeds,TV's and Newspapers will be full of faces, all vying for your vote. Get engaged.. This is your opportunity to make your voice heard. Addiction is stealing a whole generation of our Children..If we, as a community ,...

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Happy Easter
Another Holiday..As far as I have come in my own recovery, I wonder if we ever truly fully recover , from our child's turbulent journey.. Most of us are sentimental creatures..We love to think back on holidays past..when are children were small and we loved...

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Should Recovery Homes be Charged ?
Ok..Mamma's on a rant !! I just read an article with the headline" Should Enablers Be Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter ?" I refuse to link to it and give them more hits then they deserve( as they no doubt, get paid by the number of hits) but the utter ...

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Just Say No ?
As I scanned the pages of our morning paper waaay down in left hand corner,of an inside page was a small IMPORTANT blurb. YOUNG ADDICTS Prescription Pills drug of choice. A major concern to us the RCMP. " What concerns us the most about pills, is how quickl...

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They Did It Their Way
I received a phone call last night from a dear friend of my fathers.I always thought of him as an uncle as he was always around our home.He is ruff and gruff ,tells like it is,but has a heart of gold.He had just recently heard about my son's battle with add...

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Taking Our Kids Back
As I popped on the Internet this morning, the latest news feed was a mile long.It was the top one that caught and held my attention.It was actually from a group I thought I had left,because of all the fighting among the member's. The message however was a s...

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Different Roles In Addiction
As I read blogs,research papers,self help groups,papers on addiction etc. I often wonder how I survived without a psychologist , A social worker , A youth worker , A psychiatrist ! I grew up with an alcoholic father and an a mother who was addicted to opioi...

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Dear AA/NA
This is a not so short and not so sweet post,I am so
angry and disappointed.Just answer me this question,and,It had better be an
intelligent,evidence based answer! Why would any AA/ NA group refuse young Men and Women,Their hard earned chips,when they fin...

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AA/NA
This is a not so short and not so sweet post...I am so angry..Just answer me this question..AND..It had better be an intelligent..evidence based answer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Why would any AA/ NA group refuse young Men and Women,Their hard earned c...
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