#9 Fight My Dis-ease?

Fight My Dis-ease? Few of us are fooled by the smiley, false teeth brigade. Who like to lead us into believing things have just fallen into place for them? That if we just do it their way, we to can obtain Nirvana. Recovery requires our dedication.…

Marijuana Myths and Misconceptions

Given that this is currently such a hot button topic it seemed an appropriate time to address some of the Marijuana myths and misconceptions. In the last week the Constitutional Court of South Africa made a monumental decision. It was decided…

#8 Time as a Measurement of Sanity

  Time as a Measurement of Sanity In 1972 two scientists set out to establish if time, measured at a stationary point, would have the same value as time measured in motion. They set up a Cesium Beam atomic clock on an airplane and…

#7 Artificial Intelligence and Addictive Thinking

Artificial Intelligence and Addictive Thinking Hi and thanks for listening to this podcast. In this episode I talk about Artificial Intelligence and how much of an influence it has on our live already. There are stark comparisons with how…

ADDICTION AS A DISEASE

ADDICTION AS A DISEASE Addiction is a complex disease of the brain and body that involves compulsive use of one or more substances despite serious health and social consequences. Addiction disrupts regions of the brain that are responsible…

#6 The Iceman, Willpower and Addiction

The Iceman, Willpower and Addiction What does the Iceman have to do with recovery or drug addiction & alcoholism? Hardly seems relevant that swimming around with the glaciers has anything to do with our lives and the challenges we face.…

Celebrity Culture: Normalizing Addiction, Recovery and Relapse

Celebrity Culture: Normalizing addiction, recovery and relapse. If you are the type of person who uses any form of social media, follows the news or listens to the radio, there is a good chance that you have heard about the recent relapse…

#5 Addiction, Compliance and Business

The connection between these 3 things, Addiction, Compliance and Business, might seem tenuous but I assure you they are not. Anybody who has gone up against any one of these will know how tough it can be to change. Any one of these aspects…

#4 Recovery and the Milgram Experiment

In this podcast I speak about the Milgram experiment and how the lessons of the experiment can be applied to our recovery. It might be a stretch to think that electrocuting people has anything to do with staying clean but it does. What…

#3 Narcissism and Addictive Thinking

In this podcast the conversation focuses on narcissism and how it applies to everyday life and recovery. Where does self esteem and self worth fit in and how do i achieve these things? Is it even possible or is it lost forever? I hope…