March 26, 2020

We can’t leave those with mental illness, addiction disorders behind

It’s no surprise that people are feeling anxious right now. Workers are worrying about how they’ll pay the rent as hours are cut back. Young parents […]
March 12, 2020

Think marijuana isn’t addictive? Former users say think again

CHICAGO — In the basement of the Mustard Seed, a red brick building in Chicago’s Old Town neighborhood that hosts dozens of Alcoholics Anonymous meetings each […]
February 26, 2020

Alcohol deaths are on the rise in the U.S. particularly among women

The rate at which Americans are drinking themselves to death has risen sharply in recent years, particularly among women, according to a study published this month […]
February 10, 2020

The Wrong Way to Fight the Opioid Crisis

People struggling with addiction who share a lethal dose of drugs are being prosecuted as killers. By Paige Williams Jamie Maynard’s husband, Timothy, abused drugs, and […]
January 23, 2020

The Music Industry Finally Taking Steps To Fight Mental Health & Addiction Problems

For years the struggles that musicians have had with mental issues and substance abuse, have led to very tragic ends. Yet, this is something that has […]
January 2, 2020

8 Ways to Be Kinder to Yourself in 2020 – The New York Times

2019: Phew, what a decade this year was. Or at least it felt like it. With everything happening all the time, it’s easy to forget to […]