Conference advocates Recovery through God | The Chronicle

ELYRIA — The Epidemic of Hope Conference kicked off Thursday evening at Beyond the Walls Church in Elyria. The conference is in response to Ohio’s current opioid and drug crisis and was organized by Strawberry Ministries, Harvest Recovery Ministries and the Ohio Attorney General’s Drug Outreach Team. The initiative is a way to bring spiritual […]

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Darryl Strawberry talks about Lamar Odom, Drug & Sex Addiction on Dr. Oz Show

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TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 21, 2017 – Baseball legend Darryl Strawberry sat down with Dr. Mehmet Oz on The Doctor Oz Show to discuss the addiction epidemic that is overshadowing our country today. The episode will air Friday, Dec. 22, with show times varying depending on region. Strawberry, now 14 years sober, has dedicated his life […]

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The Columbus Dispatch – Ex-baseball star Darryl Strawberry discusses addiction in Wooster visit

WOOSTER — During his baseball career, 335 times when Darryl Strawberry took a swing, he hit the ball out of the park. Now, the former New York Mets and Yankees standout is taking a swing at combating the opiate epidemic. Darryl Strawberry was in Wooster Monday with his wife, Tracy, to record a couple of […]

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“Prayer never goes unanswered:” Darryl Strawberry on the power of prayer

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Four-time World Series champion Darryl Strawberry says do not underestimate the power of prayer. “I think it’s very important that people understand that prayer does work,” Strawberry said in response to critics of “thoughts and prayers” after a tragedy. Many political leaders, including President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, were criticized for sending […]

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Addiction: Is it About the Drugs or Something Else?

Addiction. That word holds a lot of baggage for many people. Broken relationships, missed opportunities and pointed fingers. But the addict isn’t always the one to blame. Doctors are reporting that undiagnosed mental issues and trauma might be the real recipe for addiction. Undiagnosed Mental Issues can Lead to Addiction In 2001, while facing drug […]

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