“One person may use, but the whole family suffers.” No truer words have been said. An addiction can be many things from Alcohol to Sex; Gambling; Internet; Shopping; Drugs (prescribed & not), etc, etc… When we recognize or acknowledge our addiction, we can start to own it & deal with it. Finally, start to heal.<via superpiscesdreamsuniverse>
Sugar addiction is no joke – there’s compelling scientific evidence that addiction to refined sugar can be just as serious as addiction to “hard” drugs like heroin and cocaine. Sugar dependence has been observed in animal models, and the components of addiction – bingeing, withdrawal, craving, and cross-sensitization – are all present with regards to excessive sugar consumption.Peppermint oil is just one of these natural tools – when used externally, it has all sorts of benefits. Find out…
“Save for the exception of the very few who defect to perdition, there is no habit, no addiction, no rebellion, no transgression, no apostasy, no crime exempted from the promise of complete forgiveness. That is the promise of the atonement of Christ.” From #PresPacker's http://pinterest.com/pin/24066179229162014 inspiring #LDSconf http://facebook.com/223271487682878 message http://lds.org/general-conference/1995/10/the-brilliant-morning-of-forgiveness #ShareGoodness
Before you pass judgement on one who is self destructing, it's important to remember they usually aren't trying to destroy themselves. They're trying to destroy something inside that doesn't belong.