Sober living

Could the gut give rise to alcohol addiction?

Another series of perhaps more effective drugs directly target the reward pathway. For example, Naltrexone is an opioid drug that blocks opioid receptors. Its interfer- ence with the dopamine pathway was reported in 1997 (9), and a series of subsequent clinical trials have shown a high degree of efficacy (10). Excessive drinking also inhibits the …

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What Are Living Amends? And How Do You Make Them? Cake Blog Cake: Create a Free End of Life Plan

The staff and their person centered approach made the experience comfortable and helped put my mind at ease. I’m so grateful to OTR for the second chance I now have at living a happy sober life. Drug and alcohol addiction has the potential to severely damage relationships between the addict and their loved ones, leaving …

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Is Pot Actually a Healthier Than Alcohol? New Data on Cannabis

The rationale for choosing this endpoint was the exclusion of risk for the inadvertent and indirect ingestion of THC when hemp products are used as animal feed55. We were unable to identify dose-response information for other alcohol vs drugs endpoints of cannabis (e.g. mental health problems, chronic risk, or other cannabis-constituents besides THC). Similar to …

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