Recovered 393 – Relationships

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Our Recovery Topic is Relationships, family, friends, and lovers

Check out the great new Recovery website and podcast for those who care for those with addictions!
click The Recovery Show at

Video Clips include:

How do you spend new years eve sober?

Birds Dead with Alcohol in Liver

Bill W. The Film

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Recovered 392 – Willpower

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Our Recovery Topic is Willpower

Video Clips include:

Flight Trailer

Jane Velez Mitchell and Addiction Vaccines

The Little Red Book Review

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Recovered 391 – News From The Recovered Community

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Podcast News – We have launched our new podcasting network
ams pn .com – The andy mark network
It is a showcase of recovery friendly podcasts
you can see the lineup of of shows at ams pn .com

Right now we have this show recovered as the flagship podcast for the network.

And we have just launched a new al-anon show called

the recovery show at

we plan to distribute podcast content on 1 Feb 2013

In the mean time, if you want to participate in the recovery show comunity, go on over to,
all the latest information will be provided

this is also a unique situation where you as a listener have the opportunity to shape the podcast
give us your feedback and suggestions, and we just may use your ideas.

24 hour podcast on June 8-9

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Recovered 390 – Complacency

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Our Recovery Topic is Complacency

Video Clips include:

Alcohol Effects on your Brain

Drug Testing at Workforce – Jane Velez Mitchell

Pot Legal in 17 states

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Recovered 389 – Gratitude

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Our Recovery Topic is Gratitude

Since it is the Thanksgiving holiday here in the U.S., I thought we’d take this opportunity to discuss the things we are grateful for.

Clips we will cover today include:

Video Clips include:

Jane Velez Mitchell – What if You Accidentally Take a Sip, Is it a Slip

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Recovered 388 – Dating in Recovery

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Our Recovery Topic is Dating in Recovery

what was it like?
what is it like now?
what is your experience?
what are some of the challenges?

Video Clips include:

Dating and Drinking

Dating Independent Woman

How to Prevent Addictions for Youth – Jane Velez Mitchell on the Fix

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Recovered 387 – First Time in Recovery

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Our Recovery Topic is Doing This for the First Time in Recovery

The first New Year’s Eve Party
The First Christmas
The first Wedding
The first funeral

What was it like
What were the triggers
We will talk about it.

Tips for the Holidays
Tip #1: Be sure to get enough rest.
Tip #2: Be selective about what invitations you accept.
Tip #3: What’s in your glass only matters to you.
Tip #4: Have back-up plans ready.
Tip #5: Go late and leave early
Tip #6: Spend your time with fellow 12-step members.
Tip #7: Give thanks for your sober days.
ip #8: If you feel you might stumble, call your sponsor.
Tip #9: Keep busy
Tip #10: Take time to enrich your spirit.

Video Clips include:

Best Movie on Addiction?

Dr. Drew Rehab Trailer

baby Boomers More Likely to Suffer Alcohol Harm Than Young

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Recovered 386 – Best of Recovered In Memory Of Andrew S.

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Our Recovery Topic is in the Memory of my son Andrew Mark S.

Video Clips include:

World Health Organization’s Report on Alcohol Use

American Indians and Big Beer

What is Spice?

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Recovered 385 – Podcast Awards

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Our Recovery Topic is
Voting for the Recovered Podcast in the for Best Health and Fitness Category at

This is a solo episode, I’m all alone in the studio.

Today’s show is all about asking you to make a difference.
You can help carry this message of recovery hope to the world.
And you and do all of this in the comfort of your our home.
I will explain.

Daniel J. Lewis at the audacity to podcast .com
is the voice of authority on how to podcast.
His podcast is one show I never miss.  
As a matter of fact, I follow Daniel’s advice so closely that he is my virtual podcast coach.  
Over the course of the last year, I have listened to all of his episodes and his advice has advanced this Recovered podcast in quality and content.  
His podcasts have helped us especially in improving audio quality and the quality of our website at

And Daniel J.Lewis has endorsed our podcast as Best Podcast in the Health and Fitness category for the Annual Podcast Awards Celebration.  I am so honored.

The 8th Annual Podcast Awards Ceremony will be Held at New Media Expo in Las Vegas on Jan 7th, 2013!  This Ceremony recognizes outstanding podcasts in various categories.

Over 5,000 podcasts were nominated for the 8th annual Podcast Awards. Only 220 made it in for final voting.  And we are one of the 220 podcasts that made because of your hard work in nominating this podcast.  thank you so much.

Please vote our podcast in the Podcast Awards at
I’m honored that you worked  so hard to nominate our podcasts,

I have compiled a list of podcasts that I am going to vote for every day during the course of the election period of November 1 through November 15 at  

Please vote for these every day, November 1–15.  

  • Comedy: the Ramen Noodle,
  • Entertainment: ONCE podcast,
  • Technology: The Audacity to Podcast,

So, please vote for us everyday from November 1 through November 15 in the health and fitness category at

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Recovered 384 – Faith

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Our Recovery Topic is Faith

Tonight, we focus on the solution.
Tonight we talk about the spiritual part of the program.
Tonight, we talk about faith
Faith in yourself
Faith in the program
Faith in the fellowship
Faith in a higher power

Then we will discuss This Week in Recovery This segment we talk about news from the home group as well as news from the family room.

The, we turn our hearts and minds on over to
Alcohol and the Media –In this segment we share clips about what the media says about alcohol, alcoholics, and alcoholics anonymous

Video Clips include:

Use of Mood Altering Medicine for Addicts!

12 Step Jokes

AA depicted Family Guy

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