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Marijuana Shown to Reduce Dopamine in the Brain

Marijuana Shown to Reduce Dopamine in the Brain

Dopamine is a transmitter in the brain that is important for movement, thinking and memory, but it is also known ...
Equine Therapy for Addiction Recovery

Equine Therapy for Addiction Recovery

Even outside the addiction management field, horseback riding is commonly viewed as a calming, therapeutic ...
Should I Let my Addicted Daughter Live at Home?

Should I Let my Addicted Daughter Live at Home?

It can feel like a tricky question, no doubt. Your child is abusing drugs, alcohol, or some type of substance, and ...
The Ayahuasca Phenomenon and Addiction Recovery

The Ayahuasca Phenomenon and Addiction Recovery

Ayahuasca is one of several teas to have been used by the shamans as a traditional medicine. Throughout the Amazon ...
Economic and Social Impacts of Alcohol vs Marijuana

Economic and Social Impacts of Alcohol vs Marijuana

As of today, medical marijuana is legal in four states, only two of which, Washington and Colorado, have legalized ...
How Fast Does Your Body Recover After You Quit Smoking?

How Fast Does Your Body Recover After You Quit Smoking?

The ability of the body to repair itself after you quit smoking is quite phenomenal. Smoking has detrimental side ...
How to Help a Family Member with Alcoholism

How to Help a Family Member with Alcoholism

Helping a family member with an addiction to alcohol is emotional and challenging. Many questions may persist as ...
Things to Know Before Dating an Addict in Recovery

Things to Know Before Dating an Addict in Recovery

Many schools of thought exist on whether it is appropriate to date in recovery, particularly if the person also ...
Alcohol’s Connection with the Breast Cancer Gene

Alcohol’s Connection with the Breast Cancer Gene

Breast cancer rates in the United States and Europe show links to alcohol consumption, in some cases. Although ...
Signs and Symptoms of Nicotine Addiction

Signs and Symptoms of Nicotine Addiction

Nicotine addiction affects millions of people worldwide. Noted as one of the most addictive drugs in the United ...
Are Safe Injection Sites the Answer to the Drug War?

Are Safe Injection Sites the Answer to the Drug War?

Harm reduction initiatives have popped up recently to combat the war on drugs. Some decry it as a concept which ...
Getting Help with Meth Withdrawal

Getting Help with Meth Withdrawal

Methamphetamines are highly addictive even if a person only uses once. Some people may use a handful of times and ...
Marijuana Shown to Reduce Dopamine in the Brain

Marijuana Shown to Reduce Dopamine in the Brain

Dopamine is a transmitter in the brain that is important for movement, thinking and memory, but it is also known ...
Equine Therapy for Addiction Recovery

Equine Therapy for Addiction Recovery

Even outside the addiction management field, horseback riding is commonly viewed as a calming, therapeutic ...
Should I Let my Addicted Daughter Live at Home?

Should I Let my Addicted Daughter Live at Home?

It can feel like a tricky question, no doubt. Your child is abusing drugs, alcohol, or some type of substance, and ...
The Ayahuasca Phenomenon and Addiction Recovery

The Ayahuasca Phenomenon and Addiction Recovery

Ayahuasca is one of several teas to have been used by the shamans as a traditional medicine. Throughout the Amazon ...
Economic and Social Impacts of Alcohol vs Marijuana

Economic and Social Impacts of Alcohol vs Marijuana

As of today, medical marijuana is legal in four states, only two of which, Washington and Colorado, have legalized ...
How Fast Does Your Body Recover After You Quit Smoking?

How Fast Does Your Body Recover After You Quit Smoking?

The ability of the body to repair itself after you quit smoking is quite phenomenal. Smoking has detrimental side ...
How to Help a Family Member with Alcoholism

How to Help a Family Member with Alcoholism

Helping a family member with an addiction to alcohol is emotional and challenging. Many questions may persist as ...
Things to Know Before Dating an Addict in Recovery

Things to Know Before Dating an Addict in Recovery

Many schools of thought exist on whether it is appropriate to date in recovery, particularly if the person also ...
Alcohol’s Connection with the Breast Cancer Gene

Alcohol’s Connection with the Breast Cancer Gene

Breast cancer rates in the United States and Europe show links to alcohol consumption, in some cases. Although ...
Signs and Symptoms of Nicotine Addiction

Signs and Symptoms of Nicotine Addiction

Nicotine addiction affects millions of people worldwide. Noted as one of the most addictive drugs in the United ...
Are Safe Injection Sites the Answer to the Drug War?

Are Safe Injection Sites the Answer to the Drug War?

Harm reduction initiatives have popped up recently to combat the war on drugs. Some decry it as a concept which ...
Getting Help with Meth Withdrawal

Getting Help with Meth Withdrawal

Methamphetamines are highly addictive even if a person only uses once. Some people may use a handful of times and ...