Why do people start using alcohol or drugs? How can you help an addict quit?January 12th, 2017 1
This autobiographical tale of a seven day detox for heroin is an honest, candid and surprising look into what motivates a drug and sex addict. More here on why you should buy this book!
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has created a fact guide about prescription and obver-the-counter medications. We review the top three classes of prescription drugs typically misused, and their side effects in this brief synopsis.
This book promises to tell you how to keep "secret alcoholics" from hurting your business. Does it live up to its promises to help you protect the workplace? As always, an honest review here.
Need a fix? Why not join the thousands of others who are heading to Florida to get legal doses of pain pills? Well, the state legislature is hoping to make that more difficult. More info on how laws are toughening up on Florida pain clinics.
Ever heard of the National Practitioner Data Bank? Since 1986, this federal listing helps our health system track medical professionals who are not to be trusted. Which states have declared the most defunct Substance Abuse Counselors? Not surprisingly: the wild, wild West.
Excited to be back after more than a year away! My son is almost 8 months old now and doing very well. Feel free to send me your parenting tips for this little guy. Is it possible to be addicted to your family?
I'm pregnant! And counting the days to baby's arrival. I'll be back online in a while. Until then, you can navigate to posts using the search bar and comment on them while I am gone. I will respond as soon as I return. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. :)
In preparing for maternity leave, I look into the laws the govern women's and family's rights to take time off. Are U.S. standards meeting global trends? Find out here.
How do you know know if you or a loved one is an internet addict? Probably NOT by physical signs typical of other chemical addictions. We'll outline some of the common signs and symptoms of internet addiction in this short review of IAD, or internet addiction disorder.
What happens in the body when you drink too much alcohol? 75% of the population can tell you. Learn about the physiology of over-consumption...and check out a short list of possible aids for hangovers. This is a special post for St. Trifon, the saint of grapes where I live. Everyone gets drunk today.
In this quick snippet, we review four simple steps that you can take to report online gambling hoaxes. Keep in mind that online gambling is still illegal in all 50 states and that the regulatory environment for internet gambling sites is like the Wild, Wild West. It's best to avoid games of chance.