Substance Abuse Prevention Is About Education Not FearIt should go without saying that the conversation about substance abuse and addiction is a topic to be discussed and revisited throughout the year; unfortunately, however, the topic may lapse due to lack of know-how on the part of the parents.
Finding Opportunities To Talk About AddictionOne major roadblock for parents who want to talk about substance abuse with their children is they often don’t know where to start.
6 Things To Improve Recovery, Cognition, & Dwarf AddictionWorking out your memory and cognitive function may be able to help people fight substance use disorders.
What You Need to Know About Self-Harm & AddictionIf ever there were two things society does not want to talk about, self-mutilation and addiction are definitely towards the top of the list and it’s a grave injustice to the people struggling through both disorders.
Most Drug Use Begins During Our Teenage Years, Impeding Brain Development and CognitionExperimenting with and taking drugs has become a sort of rite of passage which either turns teens and adolescents off from continued abuse, or plunges them down the rabbit hole of addiction. Thankfully, according to News Press, many drug addled excursions do not foment addiction.
You Are What You Eat: Nutrition & Addiction RecoveryResearch shows eating healthy helps boost recovery from addiction.
Opening The Doors Of Communication During RecoveryRecovery is beautifully disconcerting; those in recovery are on the path to rejuvenation, but they’re not quite there yet.
New Study Reveals Which Months College Students Will Try DrugsWhat if we could zero in on exactly when college freshmen would experiment with addictive substances, plunging them into the nothingness of addiction for years? A new study may give us that exact insight.
Florida Supreme Court Clears Way For Medical Marijuana On BallotThe Florida Supreme Court has approved a medical marijuana ballot initiative for the November election.
Flesh Eating Drug Popping Up Around U.S.A frightening new drug that first appeared in Russia is beginning to make its way around the United States. The drug, named “krokodil” is a knockoff of heron and comes with some deadly side effects.
CBS4 Investigates: The Dangers Of A Popular Drug Called MollyIts name sounds so innocent, and with some music stars seemingly raving about, teenagers, college students, and even young professionals, are finding the drug Molly even more alluring. CBS 4's Chief Investigator Michele Gillen hit the streets to find out why Molly is the talk of our town, and the growing concern of Law Enforcement.
Idea Floated To Randomly Drug Test High School AthletesThe bands, the face paint, the Friday night lights are back in South Florida as the high school football season kicks off.