Category: Addiction

How Addiction Affects Families

image of how Addiction Affects Families An individual can be addicted to any number of things such as sex, gambling, pornography, drugs, alcohol, and so forth. In this article, we will focus on how drugs and alcohol affect an individual and the family. Globally, more than 29.5 million individuals suffer from a drug use problem and 76 million people suffer from [...]
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What Should We Do Now to Counter the OUD Epidemic? – Re-focus Prevention Efforts and Separate Pain Patients from Addicts – Article 3

Match Burning Model of Man Dr. Mark Gold’s Research You Can Use As the war on curbing OUDs continue with rising momentum, it is also essential to take a step back and see if we are simply missing something. With all our efforts in overdose reversal and MATs we may be leaving out an important area which was most important [...]
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Middle-Aged Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Couple working through Middle-Aged Alcohol and Drug Abuse Middle-Aged Alcohol and Drug Abuse mortality rates are on the rise, but this bucks the image of it mainly affecting the younger generations. In general, alcohol and drug abuse are thought to be the most problematic among younger generations, as statistics on the prevalence of substance use typically reflect this. For instance, in 2014, only [...]
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Demi Lovato Drug Overdose – Saved by Narcan

Demi Lovato Overdose was reversed with Narcan Demi Lovato was hospitalized after reportedly overdosing in her Hollywood Hills home [1]. While we do not know many details, we do know that the pop star is currently receiving medical care in a Los Angeles Hospital after she was treated with Naloxone (Narcan), an opioid overdose antidote medication administered for opioid emergencies. Everyone around [...]
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