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Lifestyle

Differences Between Female & Male Addiction-How Hormones Affect Recovery

Differences Between Female & Male Addiction-How Hormones Affect Recovery

The difference between males and females suffering from addiction stems from their sociological and biological differences. The biological differences that revolve around production of hormones, average body composition and size […]

Contributors

For American Women, Substance Abuse Is Becoming A Major Problem

For American Women, Substance Abuse Is Becoming A Major Problem

By Jori Hamilton Across the U.S., there are millions of people suffering from some level of substance abuse or addiction. In fact, according to the National Survey on Drug Use […]

Celebrities, Contributors

How Demi Lovato’s Journey To Recovery Shows The Reality Of The Opioid Epidemic

How Demi Lovato’s Journey To Recovery Shows The Reality Of The Opioid Epidemic

By Chelsy Ranard On July 24, 2018, Demi Lovato was hospitalized after overdosing in her Hollywood Hills home. Throughout her life in the spotlight, Lovato has opened up about her […]

Contributors, Health

How Emotion Sobriety Played A Role In My Recovery

How Emotion Sobriety Played A Role In My Recovery

By Tricia Moceo It’s no secret that every addict struggles with the foundational inability to shift our thinking and successfully process emotion. The common theme for my upbringing was complete […]

Contributors, Health

My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

By Crystal Hampton In today’s society the demands and expectations of women is often an unattainable goal. This can leave many of us exhausted, feeling depressed, with low self esteem, […]

Contributors, Health

From Addiction & Jail Time To Awakened Yogi, This Badass Now Brings Healing To Other Women

From Addiction & Jail Time To Awakened Yogi, This Badass Now Brings Healing To Other Women

Every once in a while, you come across someone with the energy that just fills you with inspirational positive aura. Melissa McGee is not just passionate about yoga, she is […]

Contributors

How I Turned My Pain Into A Source Of Power After Being Sexually Abused As A Child

How I Turned My Pain Into A Source Of Power After Being Sexually Abused As A Child

By Halima Layeni I am a living proof that anyone can turn things around. From a nadir of emotions in which I struggled with abuse and resentment, I have willed […]

Celebrities

Demi Lovato On Her Body Image Journey: Recovery Begins With Honesty

Demi Lovato On Her Body Image Journey: Recovery Begins With Honesty

She has spoken openly about her battle with an eating disorder and self harm in the past. But singer and actress Demi Lovato isn’t done talking about her recovery journey […]

Causes

New Eating Disorder Recovery App Helps Sufferers In Their Recovery Journey

New Eating Disorder Recovery App Helps Sufferers In Their Recovery Journey

According to the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) here in the United States, 20 million women and 10 million men suffer from an eating disorder at some point in their […]

Body Image, Girl on a Mission, Sports

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

From Burn Victim To Badass Conquerer & Yoga Instructor

We love a good phoenix story, you know, the stories about people rising from the ashes. Sammy Veall is a 23 year old Aussie Yoga instructor, but definitely not your […]

Sports

Olympian Janine Shepherd On The Accident That Changed Her Life And Body Forever

Olympian Janine Shepherd On The Accident That Changed Her Life And Body Forever

A wonderful TED talk from Australian Cross Country Skier Janine ‘The Machine’ Shepherd. She had Olympic dreams, but after a tragic accident was declared a paraplegic by doctors. But her […]