Category Archives for Excerpts from the Book

“Tells” Table: How to Know if Your Loved One is Using Opiates or Heroin

Is My Loved One Using Heroin or Opiates?The "Tells" TableFrom the Book, "Heroin - Living and dying with an Addict You Love, How to Survive When Everyone Dies"Since publishing the book last month, we

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Book Excerpt: God. Eventually, Everyone Will Come to Terms with Him or Her

From the Book: Living and Dying with an Addict You Love, How to Survive When Everyone Dies Chapter 14 – Wellness and Well-Being Spiritual Wellness I have had almost mystical experiences where I was

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Heroin: America’s Deadliest Drug

How Deadly Is Heroin Compared to Other Drugs? Book Excerpt: From the Book – Heroin – Living and Dying with an Addict You Love How to Survive When Everyone Dies Chapter 2 – Heroin Heroin

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Book Excerpt: Emergency Workers on an Overdose Victim

What the Hell is Narcan?   This was really happening to me. This was real. There were three, then four, then seven people working on my son in my house. My crying was getting serious; I was only 2

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Book Excerpt – Intro to Mindfulness – Where are You and What are You Doing??

How often are you really conscious of what you are doing? From Chapter 14 on Wellness You will notice a recurring theme as each zone is discussed. That theme is mindfulness. For now, let’s use “awareness”

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Book Excerpt – Chapter 14 – A Need for Wellness

Finding Long Term Recovery in the Joy of Seeking Although you enter recovery devastated, early on you will begin to feel a sense of hope and optimism. Eventually, you might even feel a sense of relief

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Today’s Thought

A needle full of heroin in your arm is a shovel full of dirt from your grave

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“…and Just like that They put a Recently Dead Heroin Addict Back on the Street…

Heroin Living and Dying with an Addict You Love, How to Survive when Everyone Dies. Available in Bookstores April 18, 2017. Book Excerpt: Chapter 5 “…and Just like that They put a Recently

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Parent of a Heroin Addict: Recurring Nightmares Haunt Me

Today’s Book Excerpt: From Heroin – Living and Dying with an Addict You Love, How to Survive when Everyone Dies. From Appendix 7 My Recurring Nightmares The 3 Year Old Coming to bookstores

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Relapse! Book Excerpt: Heroin-Living&Dying with an Addict You Love

Relapse! The Relapse Rate of First-Time Addicts Completing Treatment is Extremely High Be Prepared Today’s Book Excerpt: Heroin-Living and Dying with an Addict You Love, How to Survive when Everyone

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