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Can Meditation Reduce Your Opiate Cravings?

Can Meditation Reduce Your Opiate Cravings?

Mindfulness meditation is an effective way to reduce cravings and even pain associated with addiction to opiates. ...
How Your Drinking and Your Paycheck are Connected

How Your Drinking and Your Paycheck are Connected

Correlations have been discovered between annual household income and drinking behavior. Individuals who make more ...
Medical Students at High Risk of Addiction

Medical Students at High Risk of Addiction

The medical field is an extremely stressful environment in which to work. When working to heal and save the sick, ...
How to Avoid Being Manipulated By an Addict

How to Avoid Being Manipulated By an Addict

The influence of drugs or alcohol over a person’s life also impacts those around the individual including family, ...
Multiple Personality Disorder Can Be Inflated by Addiction

Multiple Personality Disorder Can Be Inflated by Addiction

Multiple Personality Disorder (M.P.D.) is also named Dissociative Identity Disorder (D.I.D.) which is a very ...
New Abuses for Ketamine Discovered

New Abuses for Ketamine Discovered

Growth and development happens at a rapid pace as a young child into the teens. Drug abuse during this sensitive ...
Effects of Meth on the Body

Effects of Meth on the Body

Meth is highly addictive with psychological and physical side effects. The addictive properties of meth are ...
The 5 Phases of Addiction and Recovery

The 5 Phases of Addiction and Recovery

Addictive behaviors impact a wide circle of people around the individual with addiction which can feel challenging ...
Adderall May Cause Abnormal Weight Loss

Adderall May Cause Abnormal Weight Loss

Adderall is a stimulant which can suppress a person’s appetite. In fact, many people have used Adderall for ...
Can You Get Addicted to Vicodin?

Can You Get Addicted to Vicodin?

Vicodin is a combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Widely prescribed to treat moderate to severe pain, ...
What Makes Some Drinkers Become Alcoholics and Not Others?

What Makes Some Drinkers Become Alcoholics and Not Others?

Many people start out drinking as a casual way to relax, have fun or socialize. Others may have a drink to cope ...
Family Roles in an Addiction Environment

Family Roles in an Addiction Environment

Addiction takes a toll on the person involved but also the family. Maladaptive behaviors begin to emerge to help ...
Can Meditation Reduce Your Opiate Cravings?

Can Meditation Reduce Your Opiate Cravings?

Mindfulness meditation is an effective way to reduce cravings and even pain associated with addiction to opiates. ...
How Your Drinking and Your Paycheck are Connected

How Your Drinking and Your Paycheck are Connected

Correlations have been discovered between annual household income and drinking behavior. Individuals who make more ...
Medical Students at High Risk of Addiction

Medical Students at High Risk of Addiction

The medical field is an extremely stressful environment in which to work. When working to heal and save the sick, ...
How to Avoid Being Manipulated By an Addict

How to Avoid Being Manipulated By an Addict

The influence of drugs or alcohol over a person’s life also impacts those around the individual including family, ...
Multiple Personality Disorder Can Be Inflated by Addiction

Multiple Personality Disorder Can Be Inflated by Addiction

Multiple Personality Disorder (M.P.D.) is also named Dissociative Identity Disorder (D.I.D.) which is a very ...
New Abuses for Ketamine Discovered

New Abuses for Ketamine Discovered

Growth and development happens at a rapid pace as a young child into the teens. Drug abuse during this sensitive ...
Effects of Meth on the Body

Effects of Meth on the Body

Meth is highly addictive with psychological and physical side effects. The addictive properties of meth are ...
The 5 Phases of Addiction and Recovery

The 5 Phases of Addiction and Recovery

Addictive behaviors impact a wide circle of people around the individual with addiction which can feel challenging ...
Adderall May Cause Abnormal Weight Loss

Adderall May Cause Abnormal Weight Loss

Adderall is a stimulant which can suppress a person’s appetite. In fact, many people have used Adderall for ...
Can You Get Addicted to Vicodin?

Can You Get Addicted to Vicodin?

Vicodin is a combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Widely prescribed to treat moderate to severe pain, ...
What Makes Some Drinkers Become Alcoholics and Not Others?

What Makes Some Drinkers Become Alcoholics and Not Others?

Many people start out drinking as a casual way to relax, have fun or socialize. Others may have a drink to cope ...
Family Roles in an Addiction Environment

Family Roles in an Addiction Environment

Addiction takes a toll on the person involved but also the family. Maladaptive behaviors begin to emerge to help ...