3 nurses revived with Narcan after opioid patient treated at Ohio hospital

3 nurses revived with Narcan after opioid...

Aug 16, 2017
MASSILLON, Ohio-- Three nurses at an Ohio hospital who helped treat an overdose patient were overcome by secondary exposure and...
Grieving a Glass Half-Empty

Grieving a Glass Half-Empty

May 25, 2017
To have an addict in your life is to accept that each time you see that person might be the...
A Day by Any Other Number…

A Day by Any Other Number…

May 24, 2017
I tried smoking medical marijuana for my anxiety disorder but it made my symptoms worse and I stopped. The AA...

Finding a New Normal After Addiction

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...

Amid Soaring Overdose Rates, Reliable Rehab Needed...

Feb 23, 2017
The continuing rise of overdose deaths in New York and Massachusetts underscores the need for access to effective drug rehab...

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...

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...

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...