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Why Those $100 Yoga Pants Are Worth the Price How can selling high-end yoga pants help you with all of those things?!? A short answer: they invest in their employees' mental and physical well being. They pay for our workouts. We have a 401k, stock options, health care savings accounts, and a pre-tax transit benefit.

Psychedelics should be used to treat alcoholism and depression, former chief drug adviser claims Magic mushrooms and LSD should be used to treat alcoholism and depression, the government's former chief drug adviser has claimed.

Hey! I Quit Drinking But Now I Have No Self Confidence Are you boring without a drink in you? Would you dare to dance sober? Are you using alcohol to fake self-confidence? Here's the secret to REAL self-belief.

The Serenity Prayer - Day 1459 In my first year of Sobriety I went to AA for a couple of months. This is where I came across the Serenity Prayer for the first time. These simple words resonated with me immediately upon hearing them. Their meaning hit me somewhere deep inside and I have never forgotten them since.

Hollyoaks' David Easter reveals he's in rehab for alcoholism after struggling for 20 years FORMER Hollyoaks star David Easter has checked himself into rehab for alcoholism. The actor, who played Mac Nightingale in the Channel 4 soap, revealed that he has struggled for 20 years - but insisted he is "making progress." Taking to Twitter, David, 60, explained he is currently spending the coronavirus lockdown at a rehab clinic in Kent.

Experts: Coronavirus measures could increase alcoholism, social problems The novel coronavirus crisis could be putting a financial and social strain on families and people who live alone.

Emmerdale and Hollyoaks star in rehab for alcoholism amid Coronavirus lockdown Emmerdale and Hollyoaks star David Easter has revealed that he's in rehab for alcoholism amid the Coronavirus lockdown. The actor - best known for portraying Mac Nightingale in Hollyoaks - took to Twitter. He said: 'Forgive Me, last message, as I only have use of my phone for a few hours.

Happy 4 Years Sissy Yesterday, March 28th marked FOUR years of sobriety for sissy #2. I could not be more proud. What an incredible accomplishment. We were talking about how 4 years seems like forever, yet feels like it was only yesterday at the same time. We are different people now.

Hollyoaks' David Easter reveals he is in rehab for alcoholism during the coronavirus lockdown Hollyoaks star David Easter has revealed that he is in rehab for alcoholism during the coronavirus pandemic. The actor, who played Mac Nightingale in the Channel 4 soap, recently took to Twitter to explain that he is currently in lockdown in a rehabilitation home, which treats patients for substance abuse and alcoholism.

Hollyoaks star David Easter reveals 20 year battle with alcoholism The actor, 60, played evil villain Mac Nightingale in the Channel 4 soap before the character was murdered by serial killer Breda McQueen. He recently disappeared from social media leaving fans wondering what he has been up to and now he has given them an update.

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Hollyoaks star David Easter reveals his battle with alcoholism and spends lockdown in rehabilitation The actor, 60, took to Twitter on Friday to tell fans that he was 'safe and making progress' while being in lockdown at a facility in Kent. David began by writing: 'Apologies to all my Twitter Family for not being active over the last couple of months, I will explain why later.

David Easter reveals alcoholism battle The 60-year-old actor - who has starred in TV shows including 'Family Affairs', 'Hollyoaks', 'Emmerdale' and 'The Bill' - took to Twitter to reveal that he has been battling alcoholism for 20 years and he is spending the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown in a facility in Kent.

Hollyoaks' David Easter bravely discusses rehab lockdown amid 20-year alcoholism struggle Hollyoaks star David Easter has disclosed that he is in a rehab centre as he continues to cope with alcoholism amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Life As an Emotional Yo-Yo A common question we all hear during these times is "How are you holding up?". Lately, my answer is, "I'm an emotional yo-yo". My moods range from endorphin-fueled high energy as a side effect of my morning workouts to extreme lows when I remember why I'm spending so much time at home.

General Hospital Spoilers: Alexis Spirals Back into Alcoholism - Will Neil Make A Run For It? General Hospital - Alexis Davis could find solace at the bottom of a bottle once more after her daughter; Sam McCall gave her a tongue-lashing for the ages. GH viewers may recall that recently Alexis Davis saw Doctor Neil Byrne in the halls of General Hospital.

Freight train crew with known history of alcoholism are not allowed relaxation from breathalyser tests: Railway Board. Freight train crew with known history of alcoholism are not allowed relaxation from breathalyser tests: Railway Board. Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.

Alcoholism makes LCBO stores essential retailers Many businesses across Ontario are closing down after being ordered to do so by the provincial government after it determined they were not essential retailers. But the Liquor Control Board of Ontario stores remain open.

Lockdown or lock-in? Fears of alcoholism, addiction in confinement Quit smoking." Nathalie Latour of the Addiction Federation said "we have to manage this issue of craving." "We're seeing an increase in the number of virtual drink meet-ups, a need for conviviality and decompression that goes hand-in-hand with alcohol consumption," she said.

EastEnders SPOILER: Mick and Linda Carter meet with an estate agent ahead of Queen Vic sale In upcoming scenes, the couple set the sale in motion by getting a price for the pub, after Mick decided he needed to quit his job as landlord to help Linda in her battle with alcoholism. As Mick and Linda prepare to put the Queen Vic on the market, they decide to meet with an estate agent about getting a price for the pub.

What It Was Like to Write About Sober Porn Stars - SobrieTea Party If you know me personally, you know the topic of Sober Porn Stars is something I've been working on almost exclusively since last summer. Over the course of 6 months, I interviewed 10ish adult film actors. Most interviews took place over the phone. One took place in person at their home.

Adapting to Change - Day 1454 Due to the school closures here in the UK, I am on Day 3 of home schooling the kids. So far, it's going okay. Modern technology means their schools have set homework online and they have a great choice of subjects to choose from. I'm so pleased I didn't have to come up with their school work myself, Phew!

Alcohol and COVID-19 As a public health nurse I would not be fulfilling my professional duty if I did not post about this pandemic that is sweeping the world and impacting us all. Personally I'm about to be deployed to the front line as it spreads across Australia.

For those struggling to stay sober, coronavirus shutdowns offer hope as well as temptation If you are trying and failing to quit drinking, a global pandemic the perfect moment to get sober. The circumstances that force us to stare down our worst habits could also be the excuse we need to change, even if the meetings are online.

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