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Articles tagged as Addiction

  • USA: The World's Drug Addict
    Many of us are familiar with the statistic that America, with only 5% of the world's population, consumes nearly 25% of the world's resources. Here's a less known fact: With the same 5% of the population, the United States consumes 65% of the world's illegal drugs.
  • Americans Drowning in Prescription Drugs
    Nearly half of all Americans now use prescription drugs on a regular basis according to a CDC report that was just released.
  • Bad Habits – Causes and Cures
    The trout is lured by the worm on the hook of the fisherman, the mouse by the cheese in the mouse-trap. A tragic irony of the struggle for existence is that living beings are often destroyed by what they desire.
  • Vanquish Sugar Addiction Naturally
    Sugar addiction is a subtle and insidious dependency that creeps up completely unnoticed. Unknowingly consumed in processed food or a seemingly harmless meal out, sugar is everywhere.
  • "Do You Smoke?"

    A video www.16rounds.com

  • Nuggets - A powerful Animation about Addiction.

    Kiwi tastes a golden nugget. It's delicious. Script, direction, animation: Andreas Hykade

  • Work to Live – Avoid Work That Eats You Alive

    Work is essential for survival, as the Gita acknowledges. When work becomes the sole definer of our self-identity and self-worth, it degenerates to an indulgence, even an addictive indulgence.

  • Don’t Let the Drink Take the Drinker

    No one takes their first drink with the desire to become alcoholics. They think that they are just having some fun; they are being cool; they are fitting into the crowd. They believe that they can drink without becoming drunkards.

  • One Drink Is One Too Many

    When recovering alcoholics have stayed sober for some time, they may feel tempted: “Let me take just one drink – what harm can it do?”

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