Life is difficult and many of us - and those we love - use alcohol or drugs as a numbing agent. It's hard to know what to say or do for a loved one who's lost control and has become mired in addiction.
Melissa has something to say to them.
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If you're looking for some inspiration to make healthy change this year, look no further than The Salvation Army's founders William and Catherine Booth and their family. The Booths came from the Methodist tradition and - like many from their denomination - followed the vegetarian practices of John Wesley even though doing so was difficult in Victorian England.
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Of the 10 most popular New Years Resolutions Americans make, three are related to health and fitness.
Number 1 on the list: lose weight. Number 5: stay fit and healthy. Number 7: quit smoking.
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