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Finding Healing for Both Spouses When Battling Addiction

by Kari Monet | Makes You Think Mormon Life

To truly understand Tara and Jared Madsen’s story, you have to start in the present. Skip past the first fi...

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Watch: BYU-I Student's Brutally Honest Video About Pornography Addiction Sparks Crucial Conversation

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

Twenty-two-year-old BYU-I student Josh Peters was 11-years-old the first time he viewed pornography—and tha...

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A Latter-day Saint in Prison: How I Found Freedom Behind Bars

by Author's Name Withheld | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It’s a Sunday morning, and I’ve just finished breakfast. I decide to go for a walk while listening to the M...

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Brutally Honest Church Video: Losing a Son to Addiction, Finding Peace Again in Christ

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Mormon Life

"My husband called me on the phone and he said, 'Our son has died.' I didn't immediately start to cry. I ju...

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Watch: Returned Missionary and Heroin Addict Shares Powerful Story of the Savior's Grace

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

"How did I go from wearing a missionary uniform to a BYU lacrosse uniform to a county jail uniform?" Tyler ...

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Church Creates Brutally Honest Video About Gangs, Drug Addiction, and Hope

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Videos

"I didn't think it was possible to ever get clean. But I remembered in the scriptures the Lord had descende...

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Preventing Pornography Addiction: 3 Ways Latter-day Saint Families Can Help Break the Shame Cycle

by Kari Monet | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Ironically, the very methods we use to encourage purity in our children sometimes drive them into pornograp...

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Watch: Mormon NFL Player Shares Brutally Honest Story of Addiction to Pain Killers, Attempted Suicide

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Videos Mormon Life

After wondering what was the use of living, a Mormon NFL player took 180 pain pills. When he woke up later ...

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How Pain Pills Took a Mormon Mom to the Depths of Opioid Addiction and Back Again

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“I don't think that cop will ever know what he did for me,” Whitney says. “He saved my life that night.” In...

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From the Wife of a Pain Med Addict: 9 Tips for Families Experiencing Addiction

by Tracy McKay | Makes You Think

Latter-day Saints are known for clean living. We proudly declare that we don’t smoke, drink alcohol, or eve...