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Recovery Connection

Our mission is to offer a safe, non-triggering, recovery-focused resource for anyone who has struggled with addiction or has helped someone who struggled. We aim to provide articles that help bring awareness to addiction as a disease and honor the recovery process through insightful and motivating topics. Together, we can all work to inspire each other and bring thoughtfulness and truth to the recovery journey.
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6 Ways to Stay Sober on New Year’s Eve

You made it through the Christmas holiday unscathed. Now you have to combat one ...

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Is Addiction a Disease or a Choice?

Diseased or degenerate? Perceptions about the nature of substance use disorders hindered treatment for ...

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How to Socialize With Your Co-workers When You Don’t Drink

Browsing your work inbox one day, you come across the following message: Subject: Holiday ...

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How to build a sobriety toolbox

What is a Sobriety Toolbox? Anything we can use as a safe coping mechanism ...

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Ways to enjoy a safe, sober Halloween

REMEMBER THAT HALLOWEEN CAN STILL BE SPOOKY, SAFE AND FUN. Don’t feel spooked in ...

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How Withdrawal Changes Sleep Patterns

Eliminating drug use is a smart step toward a healthy lifestyle, but it’s rarely ...

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What is SMART Recovery

What may work for some, will not work for others – finding a system ...

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Things to do Sober in the Houston Texas Area

If you are newly sober and transitioning into a life of recovery, maintaining your ...

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If You Are Struggling, There is Hope for Recovery

My name is Jackie and my sobriety date is 2/13/17. It took a lifetime ...

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What is CBD Oil? Unraveling the Mystery

Cannabidiol, better known as CBD oil, has become an accepted natural alternative for a ...