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Nothing to declare: Confessions of an Unsuccessful Drug Smuggler, Dealer and Addict

Mark grew up in a world of secrets, mixed messages about crime, fighting, and an alcoholic dad. Mark learnt to drink and take drugs before he even kissed a girl. Yet, he went on to achieve his dream of becoming a big time drug dealer, travelling the world in search of the best product. Ten years later, Mark didn’t know how his dream had left him sleeping on a park bench, covered in needle marks, and drinking himself to death. This is the story of how he got there and what he did next… Read the Testimonials about Nothing to Declare here.  Price: £8.99

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The Ongoing Path: a guide to stopping addictive behavior and fulfilling ambition

The Ongoing Path is a vital book for any recovering addict, whether still in active addiction, in early recovery or free from active addiction for years. Full of tips, tools and resources, including the shared professional and personal experience of one of the UK’s top addiction experts and his clients, this is a successful programme that will help you achieve your ambitions and reach your full potential whilst remaining free from active addiction.

The book contains three parts: the first, focusing on Mark’s story and sixteen year journey from drug dealer to smuggler to addict and then recovery. The second, focuses on addictions in detail, exploring the science of addiction, ways of recovery and each in detail, including gambling, drugs, alcohol, over the counter and prescription only medication, sex, love, and internet addiction disorder. The third and final part to the book offers a programme of action to help you define, set goals and work towards achieving your ambitions and fulfilling your full potential whilst staying free from active addiction.

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