Mental Illness and Addiction: Nature vs. NurtureDuring National Recovery Month, which is September, we took a look at new perspectives on the causes of addiction.
Improving Your Working Memory Is Key To Avoiding Drug And Alcohol AddictionIf you want to know how to stop kids from even experimenting with drugs and alcohol, you may be surprised to learn simple testing and subsequent intervention from a young age may be just the thing.
Did You Know The Way Drugs Are Taken Create Addiction In The Brain?If you’re on a mission to end the plight of drug addiction, you might want to read up on how addiction is manifested in the brain and cemented in such a way which creates physical and psychological dependencies.
Beating The Urge: 4 Ways To Prevent RelapseWhether you are a recovering addict or a member of an addict’s support system, the possibility of relapse is a constant threat looming in the back of your mind.
5 Tips To Protect Against Prescription Drug AbuseAmerica, we have a problem; prescription drug abuse.
Florida Senate Votes To Ban Powdered Alcohol For 2 YearsPowdered alcohol would be banned in the Sunshine State for two years under a bill passed by the Senate.
Panel Recommends Broward Judge Be Removed From BenchA state judicial panel is recommending that suspended Broward County Judge Gisele Pollack be removed from the bench.
Man Charged With Moonshine Possession In Wilton ManorsAfter receiving a tip, state agents say they found more than a gallon of moonshine, a high-proof distilled spirits which is illegal in Florida, inside the home of a 32-year-old man.
#Trending In Entertainment: Shia LaBeouf Again, Meshach Taylor Dies, And Robert Downey Jr.'s Son Gets ArrestedThis week a child star is in trouble (again), a beloved actor passes away, and an A-lister’s son may be following in his father’s footsteps, but not in a good way.
Broward Judge Seeks Pay During Alcohol-Related SuspensionAttorneys for a suspended Broward County judge are asking the Florida Supreme Court to allow her to continue getting paid while she undergoes treatment for a drinking problem.
The Dangers Of Teens ‘Vaping’ AlcoholExperts are warning parents of a new, dangerous way for teenagers to get drunk and fast. It’s a dangerous new high that’s getting teens drunker, faster and the consequences could be deadly.
The World's Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented ThemThere's nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink's storied "history". Unless you're the blowhard, and you're sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.