Addiction Articles

What Is the First Step of Drug Addiction Treatment?

In 2009, only 2.6 million of the 23.5 million people who abused drugs and alcohol received treatment, according to...

How Does a Drug Addiction Develop?

Researchers have learned a great deal about addiction over the years. Researchers in the 1930s believed that addicts consisted...

Top Addiction Research: 2018 Year in Review

By: Mark S. Gold, MD & Dr. Drew W. Edwards, EdD, MS 1. What Drives the Onset, Progression, and...

5 Ways to Stay Sober and Safe This New Year’s

The disease of addiction is always waiting to strike. Be prepared to stay sober and safe this holiday. The...

Recovery from Trauma and Addiction

According to SAMHSA, 21.5 million Americans struggle with a substance use disorder, many of whom also have mental health...

How to Find Quality Substance Abuse Providers and Questions to Ask

How to Find Quality Substance Abuse Providers and Questions to Ask With more than 14,000 addiction treatment centers in...

Alcoholism In America: The Overlooked Epidemic

Alcoholism Rate In America: The Overlooked Epidemic By Michael Rass The United States has a long history of struggling...

The Link Between Self Esteem and Addiction in Women

There is a definitive connection between self esteem and addiction– most notably in women’s addiction issues. In his famous...

How Replacement Addiction Can Complicate Recovery

It is a phenomenon addiction professionals and people in recovery are well familiar with: replacement addiction, also known as...

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