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What Drugs Actually Kill People

“Nearly three-quarters of the pharmaceuticals deaths are opioid analgesics—prescription painkillers like OxyContin and Vicodin. And while cocaine, heroin and alcohol

Letter from Dr Kornfeld

A Letter from Recovery Without Walls Founder and Medical Director Dr. Howard Kornfeld: Dear Friends and Colleagues and Larger Community,

The Synapse

Neurons (or brain cells) in the human nervous system communicate via beautiful structures called synapses. Small chemical messengers travel between

The Serenity Prayer

Whether you are religious or not, an addict or not, or associated with AA or not, we can all learn

Nobel prize for Physiology

“James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Sudhof jointly won the 2013 Nobel Prize For Physiology or Medicine on Monday.” -Huff