Learn How Drug Addiction Involves Stress

Learn How Drug Addiction Involves Stress

“Drug addiction is a health and education issue,” Robertson tells Lifestyle. “It’s not a criminal issue. It’s a behavioral issue. We don’t have bad people, we have bad behavior. Address the behavior.” This article provides a number of useful tips for understanding the...
Here’s Why We All Need to Be More Aware of Alcoholism

Here’s Why We All Need to Be More Aware of Alcoholism

This article, called “Drink and be merry: why alcohol makes us feel good, then doesn’t,” discusses how alcohol affects the brain. It also tries to explain why so many people keep drinking despite the negative effects. What Leads to Alcoholism? Alcohol is a toxin....
Can You Get Over an Addiction?

Can You Get Over an Addiction?

“We are long overdue for a new perspective — both because our understanding of the neuroscience underlying addiction has changed and because so many existing treatments simply don’t work.” Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.nytimes.com An article, entitled...
Understanding High-Functioning Alcoholism

Understanding High-Functioning Alcoholism

Even high-functioning alcoholism can have a corrosive effect on physical and mental health. Sourced through Scoop.it from: seacliffrecovery.com High-functioning alcoholism is commonly overlooked and considered harmless. It’s important to understand the signs and...