Actor of the hit FX show, "Sex, Drugs & Rock & Roll," author, comedian and voice-over extraordinaire, Denis Leary has gotten involved with Road Recove...
Last week, Carly Fiorina's call for reforming drug treatment policies garnered a strong reaction during the Republican presidential debate when she shared how she and her husband buried their child to drug addiction. Fiorina called drug addiction an "epidemic." She is right.
It was one of the highlights of last week's Republican debate, the moment when Carly Fiorina shared that she and her husband had buried a child due to drug addiction. All the bombast of the candidates fell away as this strong woman shared her private heartache.
What is a College Recovery House? It is better known as a (CRP) Collegiate Recovery Program that is a united community for long term recovery.
When facing the emotionally trying experience of eating disorder recovery, being physically close to someone that you have a positive relationship with can help to alleviate stress, and the oftentimes powerful negative emotions that come with it. Load sharing is exactly how it sounds: you are simply sharing the emotional load.
There are different addictions that are more or less prevalent in specific communities, for reasons of economics, race, gender and sexual orientation, which demand our immediate attention.
"Good luck with that!" This is the most common response we get when we talk about ScienceDebate.org, the non-profit founded to try and persuade the presidential candidates to attend a debate solely on science issues, including technology, the environment, and medicine.
Making naloxone available with an attached condition during a life and death emergency is not only irresponsible and stigmatizing but cruel.
We need to do better for people we incarcerate -- especially those with mental health disabilities who we shouldn't be incarcerating in the first place.
The backstory is simple, though may seem complicated to those unfamiliar with addiction. I grew up in Wilmington, Delaware and went through some traum...
I am not an addict. But try and love one, and then see if you can look me square in the eyes and tell me that you didn't get addicted to trying to fix them. If you're lucky, they recover. If you're really lucky, you recover, too.
The question one should ponder is how can any cultural or race express their concerns when it appears that no one, or at least society, does not care about the civil rights of its people.
In order to understand a problem we must see the whole picture. If we are unable to see what happens in the middle or what makes individuals reengage the system then we are missing one of the most vital parts of the picture.
This video captures one of the first events in a movement to help combat addiction. Drugs Over Dinner is an online tool for planning community dinne...
What is your life purpose, your passion? Last Saturday morning, I had a wake-up call, a deep reminder of how important it is to feel a sense of purpos...
I didn't want to believe that my injury was real and ran through the pain for a long time. I figured I could just tough it out, as if it was the last climb in a gut-wrenching series of hill repeats. I should have known better.