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In-Depth Interview with Recovering Food Addict Jackie Stewart

PUBLISHED IN THE HUFFINGTON POST Obesity is an epidemic in the United States, and heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke, type 2 diabetes, abnormal blood fats, metabolic syndrome, cancer, osteoarthritis, sleep apnea, and reproductive problems are common illnesses that follow people who are overweight, sometimes 100 pounds or 200 pounds overweight. The question, people need to ask themselves is, "What can I do to overcome food addiction. Learn from our guest Jackie Stewart, who had great success from the Renascent Pilot FA Program. Well, the statistics are not good. Well over 30 percent of Americans are overweight and obesity is a disorder that affects millions worldwide. People don’t have to be 100-200 pounds overweight, they can be slightly obese, and it can really affect their overall health. How...

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The Horror of Opioids, Hopkins Bioethicist Says Doctors Must Do More To Help Patients Through Withdrawal

By Katie Pearce Experts say the United States is in the throes of an opioid epidemic, as more than two million Americans have become dependent on or abused prescription pain pills and street drugs. Opioids are drugs formulated to replicate the pain-reducing properties of opium. They include both legal painkillers like morphine, oxycodone, or hydrocodone prescribed by doctors for acute or chronic pain, as well as illegal drugs like heroin or illicitly made fentanyl. The word "opioid" is derived from the word "opium." In 2016, there were more than 63,600 overdose deaths in the United States, including 42,249 that involved an opioid (66.4%). That's an average of 115 opioid overdose deaths each day. The number of opioid prescriptions dispensed by doctors steadily increased from 112 million prescriptions in 1992 to a peak of 282...