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How to Challenge Yourself in Recovery

How to Challenge Yourself in Recovery

How to Challenge Yourself in Recovery

 

You have come so far. You have worked so hard. You have learned how to rely on your own strengths when you can and to ask for help from others when you cannot. You deserve to feel proud of what you’ve accomplished. “Today, more than 22 million people are struggling with addiction, and it’s estimated that, as a result, more than 45 million people are affected. But what many people don’t realize is that there are more than 23 million people living in active, long-term recovery,” according to Forbes.com.1

 

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