Dangers of Binge Drinking in College Students

  When you're in college, it's so easy to get caught up in parties and events that you don't notice how much alcohol you've been drinking. You may not notice it, but excessive alcohol consumption can give long-term and short-term effects…

4 Signs You Might Have an Addiction Problem

  Having a glass of wine or a couple of beers is something many people do every day. Because of stressful lives or even just wanting something with their meal, alcohol can be a part of daily life. Moreover, it is also normal during social…

The First Step to Recovery: Taking the Step to Overcome Addiction

  The first step to recovery from addiction states, “we admit we are powerless over alcohol and that our lives have become unmanageable.” Getting to this point will take a lot of courage and determination. No one begins to drink…

New Street Drugs That Have Come Out Recently

  Drug addiction is a continuous problem, especially because there are newer and more dangerous drugs coming out constantly. These new drugs are potentially deadlier, which is a reason for worry for governments all over the world. Here…

What the Government is Doing about the Opiate Epidemic

  Back in the late 1990s, drug corporation Purdue Pharma held a conference inviting pharmacists, nurses, and doctors so they can introduce their newest drug - OxyContin. OxyContin is a painkiller marketed to help those who were suffering…