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June 22, 2017
treating alcoholism

Here’s What’s Next For Tackling Alcoholism In America, According To The New 5 Year Plan By The NIAAA

Alcoholism is an ongoing problem in the United States. As the national awareness regarding mental health and addiction grows, it is important to continue keeping a focus on the other leading substance use disorder: alcohol […]
May 9, 2017

4 Questions You Ask Yourself When You Think Your Loved One Is Addicted To Drugs

Addiction is either out in the open or hidden away. Discovering a loved one’s addiction can be scary and unsettling. Will I Know For Certain If They Are Addicted? There are many obvious and less […]
May 8, 2017

Netflix And Pill Doesn’t Sound So Chill

Pharma-tainment? It’s a possibility for the future and a terrifying one at that. In the wake of the opioid epidemic, there are hopes that science and technology would be moving away from pharmacology because of […]
April 3, 2017

2 Essential Tips For Finding Yourself After Getting Lost In Codependency

If you look at the definition of codependency in its broadest possible terms, everyone gets a little codependent now and then. Melody Beattie is considered to be one of the most prominent experts on codependency […]
March 9, 2017

The Nightmare Of Benzodiazepine Withdrawal

There were Quaaludes. Barbiturates. Pills that were taking America by storm. At one point, America become so hooked on these life-changing pills that they started suffering withdrawals. They couldn’t sleep, they were anxious, and they […]
December 26, 2016
test analysis

Why Drug Screening Is Important For Treating Addiction

Drug screening as part of an addiction treatment program comes under some controversy. Questions arise regarding the validity and necessity of regular drug screening. Additionally, many treatment centers take advantage of drug screening opportunities, charging […]
September 12, 2016
Myths about Men and Vulnerability

Myths about Men and Vulnerability

Brene Brown has popularized the idea of being vulnerable with her self-help talks on The Power of Vulnerability. Despite the growth of this progressive new age era of self-help spirituality, vulnerability still seems gender-specific. Men […]
July 26, 2016
male body dysmorphia

That One Serious Guy at the Gym: Body Dysmorphia in Men

Male eating disorders are on the rise. Pressure on physical appearance has been largely seen as a female issue since so much of advertising, marketing, and media revolve around female objectification. However, in this rising […]
June 24, 2016
Drug Policy Reform

Legalization Vs. Medicalization Vs. Decriminalization: Understanding Drug Policy Reform

The world is in a state of crisis when it comes to figuring out how to approach the problem of drugs. At the core is a very dire issue: saving lives. In some areas, death […]