June 14, 2017

Rich Kids and Drugs: Addiction May Hit Wealthy Students Hardest

Teens who attend high-achieving schools in well-to-do communities may be more vulnerable to drug and alcohol problems than their less well-off peers, a new study from […]
May 30, 2017

Science Says: Medications prevent opioid addiction relapse

CHICAGO — Remarks by a top U.S. health official have reignited a quarrel in the world of addiction and recovery: Does treating opioid addiction with medication […]
May 15, 2017

Sobering Truth About Addiction Treatment in America | Psychology Today

Addiction is treatable. So why aren’t more people receiving quality care? The crisis is well documented and reported: More people are dying of drug overdose than […]
April 28, 2017

Sex Addiction: Separating Fact from Fiction | The Fix

As a playwright, my work has touched on addiction in a variety of ways. Recently in my play #Love95times, which is about a sexual assault on […]
April 18, 2017

As marijuana becomes legal, doctors worry about teen addiction | PBS NewsHour

DENVER — At Bruce Randolph School, a majority Hispanic high school in a gang-plagued neighborhood in north Denver, there’s always a waiting list to see Amanda […]
March 27, 2017

Too Big to Fail: Wealthy Clients & Addiction | The Huffington Post

Sam Polk, a former hedge-fund trader on Wall Street, tells the New York Times how his addiction to money and gambling was the source of his […]