This Week In Recovery: July 19, 2019

Posted on July 19, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories in the recovery industry. Federal Data Shows Opioid Shipments Increased As Crisis Grew – Associated Press Recently released federal data shows that drug manufacturers and distributors increased shipments of opioid painkillers across the United States as the opioid crisis spiked between


This Week In Recovery: July 12, 2019

Posted on July 12, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories in the recovery industry. How Secondhand Drinking Ruins Lives – The Guardian The Alcohol Research Group at the Public Health Institute in Emeryville, California published research that found that 53 million Americans each year experience harm from another individual’s alcohol use.


This Week In Recovery: June 28, 2019

Posted on June 28, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories in the recovery industry. How Judges Contributed To The Opioid Crisis – Reuters In an investigative study, Reuters found that over the past 20 years judges sealed evidence relevant to public health and safety in about half of the 115 biggest


This Week In Recovery: June 21, 2019

Posted on June 21, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories in the recovery industry. David Sackler: “We Didn’t Cause The Crisis” – Vanity Fair In an exclusive interview with Vanity Fair, David Sackler of the family behind Purdue Pharma and OxyContin said that his family didn’t start the crisis. “We have


This Week In Recovery: June 14, 2019

Posted on June 14, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories in the recovery industry. Legalizing Medical Marijuana Doesn’t Stop Opioid Overdoses – CNBC Lawmakers and advocates have long argued that legalizing marijuana could help to manage chronic pain and reduce opioid addiction. However, studies have shown that legalizing medical marijuana will


How To Start Yoga While In Recovery

Posted on June 13, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Rehab

Yoga is one of the most popular forms of exercise across the country and while many have heard of it, some may not know how to start yoga. Learning more about the benefits that yoga can offer you may be all the push you need to seek out a yoga class and get started. Yoga


This Week In Recovery: June 7, 2019

Posted on June 7, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories in the recovery industry. Growing Up Amid The Opioid Crisis – New York Times A featured piece from the New York Times examines the life of Layla Kegg. Kegg’s mother suffers from heroin addiction and her children are dealing with the


This Week In Recovery: May 31, 2019

Posted on May 31, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories and developments in the recovery industry. Opening Statements End In Historic Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic Trial – CNN A historic trial began in Oklahoma this week that will decide whether a state can make a pharmaceutical company pay for its role


Stories of Recovery: Brad Pitt

Posted on May 27, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Brad Pitt is hard to avoid. He has starred and been featured in a number of movies during his time in Hollywood, including everything from romances, to cult classics, to crime thrillers, to dramas. His performances have garnered him numerous awards and nominations. As of 2019, Pitt has been nominated for 148 acting awards and


This Week in Recovery: May 24, 2019

Posted on May 24, 2019 in Landmark Recovery, Recovery Stories

Welcome to This Week in Recovery, a weekly recap of the 5 biggest stories and developments in the recovery industry. Columbine Survivor And Recovery Advocate Dies At 37 – USA Today Austin Eubanks, a survivor of the notorious Columbine shooting and an advocate for recovery efforts, died this week. While the cause of death has