Lying and secrecy are common during active addiction. Learn about the importance of honesty in recovery.

How to Stop Lying in Recovery (And All Other Aspects of Your Life)

Addiction is a disease that is dishonest in nature. Chances are that while you were in active addiction, you were not being honest with those around you. Maybe you didn’t notice you were lying or to which extent. It might have started with small, seemingly harmless lies, but before you knew it, you found yourself constantly lying to cover other lies.