Entries by TrinityLives

Acupuncture: A Way to Heal From Addiction and Chronic Pain

Acupuncture is a practice that originated from ancient Chinese medicine. The practice of acupuncture didn’t reach the West until the 19th century. However, it didn’t become popular in the United States until the early 1970s, shortly after President Nixon received acupuncture after visiting China. Today, several studies have shown that acupuncture improves health through reducing […]

Relapse Prevention from the Beachcomber IOP

What is relapse prevention? Find out here. Relapse Prevention An all too common hazard for those navigating the road to recovery is the potential for relapse. It is estimated that only about a third of individuals with less than a year of sobriety will remain sober. The majority will relapse within the first year of… […]

The Truth About Suboxone – Detox Drug or Your Next Addiction?

By Lyle Fried Posted September 7, 2015 In Addiction Recovery, Addiction Withdrawal, Opioid Addiction What is Suboxone? Suboxone is classified as a semi-synthetic opioid and largely used to reduce the painful and difficult withdrawal symptoms associated with heroin and other opiate dependence. In a monitored, medical detox setting, Suboxone is often prescribed as a taper […]

Celebration of Hope Walk

Join us in supporting anyone affected by addiction. When:  Saturday, October 3, 2015  Registration begins at 8 am Where:  Seaside Heights, NJ  Hiering Avenue on the Beach Distance:  2 miles Cost: FREE (a $10 donation is suggested) Rain Date:  Saturday, October 10, 2015  Updates will be posted on our Facebook page. Join us to raise awareness and support […]

The Game of Life

The Game of Life By: Adam Glasgow   I have come to the conclusion that life is a game, an emotional, physical, and mental tug of war A game you only get one chance to play. You can choose to play the game in many different ways. See, the game goes on, even if you […]