Chester Bennington has opened up in a new interview about his lengthy battle with drug addiction some years back, which came to a head when his bandmates decided to stage an intervention.
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The ending of the juvenile drug-treatment court is a great loss for our youth and our community. It came to an end in September after funding ran out, the Journal’s Michael Hewlett reported recently.
Spectrum Health Systems is providing a podcast to help people overcome substance and opioid addiction, a weekly podcast on addiction and recovery on iTunes and SoundCloud.
Michael Martinez Jr. is a drug addict diagnosed with a variety of mental health problems. His mother was stabbed to death by her boyfriend. His father is in prison for his own drug conviction.
New research from N. C. State University and the University of B. C. finds that a woman’s history of drug use can help predict whether they will suffer from problems with stress and anxiety after childbirth.
As President Elect Trump prepares to confront multiple crises, a serious crisis looms. It kills tens of thousands of young Americans annually, inflicting unparalleled suffering on American families.
It doesn’t surprise me that many people are hesitant about the concept of medication-assisted drug abuse treatment. Treating drug abuse with more drugs seems counterintuitive.
Unemployment appears to play a role in the risk for nonmedical use of prescription opioids and stimulants, according to a new study at Columbia University’s School of Public Health.
While the drug problem is increasing, the number of facilities equipped to treat and help those convicted due to their addiction is limited. Many become repeat offenders because of their inability to curb their habit.
The Office of Drug Policy seeks to elicit, motivate and coordinate Louisiana organizations, agencies, entities and individuals toward the goal of eradicating drug and alcohol abuse in Louisiana.
The mannequin challenge has undoubtedly been the light-hearted craze of late 2016, but this particular version has a truly meaningful message at its core.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren delivered an attack on congressional Republicans and Senate Majority Leader over a medical research bill, pushing them to oppose a measure that’s corrupt, and it is very, very dangerous.”