Monthly Archives: May 2015

The Brain Science behind Drug & Alcohol Addiction

The Ogden Standard Newspaper is publishing an article on Sunday from Action Recovery Group—”The Brain Science behind Drug & Alcohol Addiction.” Here’s an excerpt—

One of the most frustrating aspects of drug and alcohol addiction—for the addict and their loved ones—is what I call, “The Great Mystery.” Why does the addict keep drinking or using when […]

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Nurse Loses Everything to Addiction

In my experience no one is immune from the risk of addiction—not even medical professionals! Here’s an excerpt from an article about the nurse who lost everything to her addiction—

Addiction turned Lanae Peterson into someone she didn’t recognize — a caregiver who stole medicine meant for her patients and a mother who neglected her son. […]

By |May 11th, 2015|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Nurse Loses Everything to Addiction

BYU—NFL QB talks about His Drug Addiction

As a drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, one of the things we can tell you absolutely about addiction is that it can hit ANYONE, no matter how “together” they may appear on the outside.

Check out this recent article on BYU and NFL quaterback Max Hall as he talks about his drug addiction, stealing to […]

By |May 5th, 2015|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on BYU—NFL QB talks about His Drug Addiction