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Is Using Xanax to Sleep Safe?

Anxiety and insomnia are among the most common disorders in the country, affecting between 40…

How Effective is Positive Thinking Against Drug Addiction?

Positive thinking is in vogue. With self-help books, motivational speakers, and meditation apps touting the…

Why D.A.R.E. Didn’t Work

Picture this: It’s the late 90s or mid-2000s. You just finished lunch and are heading…

The 12-Steps and Harm Reduction

The United States is currently in the midst of an opioid crisis. The number of…

5 TV Shows That Misrepresent Alcohol Use

Whether at the center of a show’s theme, or a casual prop to set a…

Addiction Among Health Care Professionals

Doctors, nurses, pharmacists, addiction treatment specialists, and other health care professionals (HCPs) are entrusted with…

Feeding the Hunger Within | Eating Disorders and Addiction

The United States is currently experiencing a crisis regarding the growing opioid epidemic. Substance abuse…

Does Addiction Have Behavioral Tells in Children?

Since the mid-twentieth century, when psychoanalysis began to take off, we have been trying to…

7 Reasons Why Couples Rehab Works

Climbing out of addiction to drugs or alcohol is an incredibly difficult and painful experience.…

How PTSD and Addiction Are Related

Comorbidity (two diseases occurring at once) is incredibly common with substance abuse. In fact, studies…