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5 Reasons Ruth Bader Ginsburg Was A Champion for LGBTQ Rights

During her 27-year term on the Supreme Court, Ruth Bader Ginsburg proved a powerful ally to the LGBTQ community time and again.  From her early decisions that struck down discrimination based on sexual orientation, to the time she… Read More

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LGBTQ People Are Getting Hooked On These Drugs

And You’ve Probably Got Them In Your Medicine Cabinet  Addiction rates are 2-4 times higher in the LGBTQ community than in the general population.  And while most studies about LGBTQ substance abuse focus on alcohol, tobacco and illicit drugs,… Read More

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4 Reasons Gender Pronouns Matter More Than You Think

4 Reasons Gender Pronouns Matter More Than You Think (#3 Will Surprise You) Have you ever introduced yourself to someone, mentioned your name a few times throughout the conversation, and still the other person signs off “Bye John”… Read More

When Party and Play Stops

The Devastating Consequences of Meth Addiction on the Gay Community There’s a health crisis wreaking havoc on the gay community and no one’s talking about it. And no, it’s not HIV – at least, not entirely. Since the… Read More

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LGBTQ Pride 2019

The month of June is here and that means Pride is in full swing! As we have mentioned in previous posts, the celebration of Gay Pride or LGBTQ Pride is “the positive stance against discrimination and violence” toward… Read More

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The Deadly Effects of Mixing Meth and Fentanyl

Substance abuse is a serious problem in the United States today. As Jon Zibbell, the former epidemiologist for the CDC stated in a recent Buzzfeed News article, “It’s not your father’s drug market anymore. What we are really… Read More

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7 Reasons Why Choosing an LGBTQ-Affirmative Program Matters

There is much to consider when choosing a treatment program for substance abuse and addiction, but one of the most important aspects of this process is to make sure the facility of your choice takes all your needs,… Read More

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Alcohol Withdrawal Treatment at Home

Alcohol withdrawal can be a painful, distressing time. In some cases, it can be unsafe—potentially even life-threatening—to go through it at home. However, many people want to have this option, especially if they are unlikely to experience severe… Read More

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Top Tips for Meth Comedown

Coming down from meth is one of the hardest experiences ever. It feels extremely uncomfortable, and in many cases, it is also very difficult on your mind, your emotions, and your perception of yourself. Here is our guide… Read More

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Top 10 Signs of a Meth User

Methamphetamine is an incredibly addictive and dangerous drug that can cause severe side effects, addiction, dependence, withdrawal, and even death. In fact, a person can die from using meth just one time. Also, it is an extremely powerful… Read More

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