substance abuse

December 28, 2019
The Cost of Gun Violence: The Rise of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Disorders in Teens and How to Help

The Cost of Gun Violence: The Rise of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Disorders in Teens and How to Help

When Davonte Friedman, Parkland High School shooting survivor, was asked what he wanted for his birthday, “he didn’t ask for a big celebration, he only said, […]
December 18, 2018
Does Big Pharma Also Have the Patent to the Solution to the Opioid Epidemic?

Does Big Pharma Also Have the Patent to the Solution to the Opioid Epidemic?

The opioid epidemic has become a national crisis causing approximately 72,000 deaths in 2017 which is expected to become an even higher statistic in 2018 which […]
February 20, 2018
Having an Addiction Does Not Make You a Bad Person

Having an Addiction Does Not Make You a Bad Person

There is a lot of stigma about addiction. Many people feel like a failure, weak, or feel regrets about the past. Even though you may have […]
February 14, 2018
How Does Addiction Start?

How Does Addiction Start?

There are several theories that try to explain the cause of addiction. Some researchers believe that social factors play a role in addiction. Others theorize that […]