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FREE HAZELDEN CATALOGUE: BOOKS TO SUPPORT ADDICTION RECOVERY
Anastasia Smith explains the importance of balancing blood sugar in addiction recovery, such as
issues with glucose metabolism caused by refined sugars magnifying mood fluctuations.
ACCREDITATION FOR ADDICTION-RECOVERY PROFESSIONALS
Leaders of IC&RC – the International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium which has
50,000 members globally – will gather in London on World Drug Day. Meet them there.
WOMEN'S ISSUES: RESEARCH INTO PRACTICE
Natalie Davies saves you time and effort as she ploughs through reams of research papers
to spotlight the most practical gender-specific findings for clinicians to use in their work.
ADDRESS ADDICTION IN THE WORKPLACE
Up to 17million working days a year are lost to alcohol sickness at a cost to employers of
£1.7billion and an estimated cost to the economy of £7.3billion ~ Jason Wyse urges action.
ADDICTED FAMILIES AND DONALD TRUMP
How the death of his brother and the role of addiction shaped the US president ~ and how
he is a mirror for understanding untreated family members of alcoholics and addicts.
HOT TOPICS: HOW 3 BILLIONAIRES SHAPED THE WORLD
National Families in Action researched the money trail to expose the origins of 'medical'
marijuana claims and their role in legalisation lobbying, explains director Sue Rusche.
WHO'S WHO: CATALYSTS FOR CHANGE
Who's been spotted doing what and where? We've been out and about with the movers and
shakers in the alcohol- and drug-treatment field to share the zeitgeist with readers.
HOW TO FIND: SELF HELP GROUPS
How to contact the mutual-aid groups recommended by WHO and NICE.
HOW TO FIND: PROFESSIONAL CARE
If you or a loved one want the best of treatment for an addiction problem, find it here.
LAST WORD GOES TO...
... Jim Holsomback as he researches and gives a bibliography for the importance of social
connectedness in building and maintaining long-term recovery.
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