The following are various articles written by Tom & Ruth covering different topics that don't neatly fit into other categories. These articles are generally opinion based and are reviews.


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Addiction & Recovery

The following list of articles address Addiction & Recovery. We've compiled some of the very best resources dealing with drug and alcohol abuse, chemical dependence, addiction, recovery, sobriety, and relapse prevention. Though our collection of resources are far from complete, we strive to assess and analyze new material as they become available and as permitted.

Health and Wellness

Tom & Ruth's health and wellness articles are written as a reference and reminder to live a healthy lifestyle.

Articles published here are not a substitution for visiting your doctor. Before you change diet, start or stop a heath regime, we suggest your first contact your doctor and discuss it. This information is intended as a health education resource only and should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem as it is not a substitute for expert professional care.