January 7, 2019

The Forgotten Addiction | Psychology Today

With all eyes on opioids, this massive unseen threat continues to claim lives. In recent years, Americans have begun, justifiably, to recognize the complex public health […]
December 20, 2018

A Visual Jorney Through Addiction

The opioid epidemic is devastating America. Overdoses have passed car crashes and gun violence to become the leading cause of death for Americans under 55. The […]
December 7, 2018

Dry Christmas: drinking is going out of fashion, especially for the young. Here’s how the teetotal plan to make it through

More than 25 per cent of young people classed themselves as “non drinkers” in a report by the science journal BMC Public Health.   It’s 11am […]
November 16, 2018

F.D.A. Seeks Restrictions on Teens’ Access to Flavored E-Cigarettes and a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced a series of restrictions aimed at combating a growing public health menace — flavored e-cigarettes and tobacco products […]
October 31, 2018

Most Doctors Are Ill-Equipped to Deal With the Opioid Epidemic. Few Medical Schools Teach Addiction. – The New York Times

BOSTON — To the medical students, the patient was a conundrum. According to his chart, he had residual pain from a leg injury sustained while working […]
October 10, 2018

Meth is making a comeback while America obsesses about opioids

In the shadows of the nationwide opioid crisis, another threat looms. Methamphetamine use is on the rise in small rural pockets of the country, from Oklahoma and […]