PTSD in the Parents of Addicts

Feb 23, 2017
Autumn didn't realize she had PTSD when she found her daughter near death on the floor. She realized it when...

Remove the Barriers to Addiction Recovery

Long-term recovery can often be a challenge to maintain when the surrounding environment gives little ongoing support for the challenges...

Anti-addiction meds given in ER can help...

MONDAY, Feb. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) — People addicted to opioids treated in a hospital emergency department do better when...

Self-Supporting Through My Own Contributions?

Even after I got sober, I still relied on my father's money to get me out of trouble. It was...

Amid Soaring Overdose Rates, Reliable Rehab Needed...

The continuing rise of overdose deaths in New York and Massachusetts underscores the need for access to effective drug rehab...

Prince’s Doctor Reportedly Overprescribed Pills to Guns...

Jan 25, 2017
The drummer's mother revealed the overprescribing claims in a new memoir. Dr. Howard Kornfeld isn’t off the hook yet. The...

Ex-Cop Details Cocaine-Fueled Corruption in the NYPD

"Once I was shown what to do—making all this easy money with no repercussion from it, greed took over." Disgraced...

5 Benefits To Coming Out Of The...

Opening up about your sobriety can be scary, but you'll probably reap numerous benefits as a result. For many people,...

Pieces of Crystal: Homeless and HIV-positive in...

Jan 23, 2017
Crystal, 46, says she wants to stop using drugs and see her daughter again. STORY HIGHLIGHTS More than 40,000 people...

Foster Youth and Drug Addiction

Jan 09, 2017
There you are, a stranger in someone else’s family, with a hollowed out gut that aches and churns relentlessly...How far...