"Everyday may not be good but there is something good in everyday." Apart from physically getting sober there are other things that are worth celebrating in recovery. In past it was impossible for me to imagine my life without drugs. I constantly struggled to control my substance abuse but now I don’t have to worry … Continue reading 297 Days of Sobriety
I have been in this treatment for a long time. I have experienced many ups and downs that have taught me to be tough with my decision making. Many patients like me first experience symptoms of a mood disorder and attempt to use drugs and alcohol to “medicate” those symptoms. Because the symptoms of depression … Continue reading Recovery A Commitment
My mind has been pondering over a lot of stuff lately. It’s been overly occupied with the thoughts of the future mainly regarding my occupation. I’ve been a commercial blogger in the past, I used to write blog for money and also had mild success in affiliate marketing. I know that’s all in the past … Continue reading Musing of a Recovery Addict
Ending substance abuse is just the beginning of a lifelong recovery. Recovery is a continuum process, not a destination. Staying in recovery is a challenging task for a recovering addict. After ending the treatment at a rehab, the real challenge emerges i.e. to sustain the recovery outside rehab. Apart from quitting substance abuse there are … Continue reading 12 Ways to Sustain Addiction Recovery
If your dear one is having trouble with drug addiction then it’s time to think over and get him/her admitted into a drug rehab. Though, you may have doubts regarding the need to go to a rehab. If you think your dependency on your substance is growing and you need your drug or alcohol to … Continue reading Do you need a rehab for your Drug Addiction?
It’s been almost 9 months away from social media and phone. Living in a hi-tech city like Delhi and being away from social media and phone for such a long time seems like going back to the 20th century. I’ve been into the treatment for over eight months and I’m not allowed to carry a … Continue reading Living without social media and phone
I still remember those times I used to wake up and lite a cigarette to start my day. My day progressed with more cigarettes and marijuana. Life seemed to be going nowhere as my full time job was smoking pot. I was stuck in a vicious loop which I couldn't break on my own. I … Continue reading 250 Days Sober
we live in a society where rehabs are not seen as a respectable place to be in and I too used to think this way. I were not too opinionated about it but I did think that rehab is a place for extreme drug addicts and criminal minded people, it was my assumption about rehabs. … Continue reading My Journey As An Addict