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Staying Sober on Cinco de Mayo

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 5, 2021 Updated: May 18, 2021 For those in recovery, Cinco de Mayo can prove a challenge. This holiday celebrates a historic victory by the Mexican army over the French in 1862. Although Mexico eventually lost the war, people still observe…

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Learning The Stages of Recovery

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 11, 2021 Updated: October 11, 2021 How does drug addiction recovery begin? The process of recovery involves several steps or stages a person goes through until they are ready to commit to living a life of sobriety. Addiction does not happen…

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4 Ways to Support Early Sobriety

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 16, 2021 Updated: June 14, 2021 When your loved one commits to a life of sobriety, the early stages are the most crucial for support. While your loved one will always need support for their sober living, they need your help…

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Getting Sober For The New Year

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 8, 2019 Updated: January 30, 2019 In today’s world, millions of people struggle with alcohol addiction. Although this can be a disturbingly difficult disease to overcome, it’s important to know that getting sober is possible. Read on to learn how you…

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The Therapeutic Benefits of Decluttering Your Space for Spring

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 23, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 “You can’t reach for anything new if your hands are full of yesterday’s junk.” – Louise Smith, Author Spring cleaning is more than a housecleaning ritual. For young adults recovering from drug and alcohol addiction,…

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Redefining Creativity During Your Recovery Journey

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 1, 2015 Updated: July 7, 2021 If you’ve bought into the myth that you must use drugs or alcohol to “spur your creativity,” you’re not alone. For decades, artists, musicians and other creatives have been credited with producing great works of…