Finding a New Normal After Addiction

May 24, 2017
There were leftover beers scattered outside the house as the picnic came to a close. Linda* remembers rounding up the...
After 6 clinic visits for treatment, Minn. woman says communities need to take alcoholism, mental illness seriously

After 6 clinic visits for treatment, Minn....

HUDSON, Wis. — For Angie Payden, recovery is like a game of Jenga, strengthened by individual pieces such as Alcoholics...

Jimmy Fallon Addresses Alcoholism Rumors: I’m Not...

For years now, rumors about Jimmy Fallon's alleged drinking problem have been circulating online and in the tabloid media. The speculation was...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Ex-Cop Details Cocaine-Fueled Corruption in the NYPD

Jan 25, 2017
"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,...