Pandemic Unity | 12 Step Recovery

Pandemic Unity

I live in between two very different fellowships of Narcotics Anonymous. I have gone north and south to be a part of and be of service to in many various ways. It is weird that they are less than an hour apart but never manage to ‘work together’ for the common good. In 2019 I found myself between fellowships again. Our service efforts in the south

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Black Tar Heroin

Black Tar Heroin; What is it? “Since the 1990s, US heroin consumers have been divided from the full range of available products: east of the Mississippi River, Colombian-sourced powder heroin (PH) dominates the market, while to the west, Mexican-sourced “black tar” (BTH) is the main heroin available. 1” For many years Afghanistan was the largest producer of opium. In fact, prior to 1990, the only significant

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What are the Effects of Inhalants?

Overview of Inhalants Inhalants are a substance that is created from a chemical vapor that can be inhaled, resulting in a psychoactive effect that creates alterations in the mind. It is intended to be used for medical purposes to be used as an anesthesia. Some street names for inhalants around the world include huff, balloons, dusters, laughing gas, snappers, whippets, glue sniffing, and poppers. “Although other

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Hydrocodone (Drug) – Drug Effects – Drug Addiction

Overview Hydrocodone is a type of drug, painkiller that can be classified in the opioid family. It is used to treat severe pain and inflammation. It is classified as an opiate and works by changing the brain and the central nervous system, responding to pain. “Hydrocodone is only used to treat people who are expected to need medication to relieve severe pain around-the-clock for a long

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Women’s Addiction Treatment

What is Addiction? Addiction is a disease that effects the brain in a complex way, causing it to constantly crave alcohol or drugs to the point that it becomes detrimental to a person’s life. It can cause extreme damage to a person’s life, workplace, education, and interfere with their neighborhoods. “40 million Americans ages 12 and older—or more than 1 in 7 people—abuse or are addicted

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