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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s drug death. The science of addiction, recovery, and relapse.

An excellent article just sent to me by someone I have come to consider a friend:


It¹s impossible to know what led Hoffman to start using after so many years of sobriety. After he opened a portal to that vortex of chemical relief, however, it doesn’t surprise me at all that he couldn¹t heave himself out in time to save his life.