Statistics

Stay up-to-date on the quantitative facts and figures you need to know regarding addiction and sobriety.
Drug Addiction

9 Common Misconceptions About Addiction

There are many misconceptions about addiction that can create stigma surrounding the disease. Here we separate the facts about addiction from myths.
Drug Addiction

Addiction 101: What It Is and How to Talk About It

There are countless misconceptions about addiction and those who struggle with it. Learn what addiction is, how to recognize it, and what you can do to help.
Alcohol

College Students & Alcohol Abuse

It's no secret that college students drink alcohol, but just how much are they drinking? Get the facts about college students and alcohol abuse.
Alcohol

1 in 9 U.S. Women Drink During Pregnancy, Report Says

New research shows that 1 out of 9 women drink while pregnant. Learn why so many pregnant women are consuming alcohol.
Teens

Electronic Cigarettes: What You Need to Know

Approximately 3.6 million teens use e-cigarettes. Learn just how dangerous this new trend is.
Alcohol

Drinking to Get Drunk

Binge drinking is very popular on college campuses. Find out why people drink to get drunk and how to build healthy habits in college.
Teens

How Much Alcohol Are Teens Really Drinking?

It is never too early to start talking to your teen about the dangers of alcohol. The time is now.
Drug Addiction

Addiction Among Baby Boomers

Baby boomers were frequently exposed to illicit substances. See how this drug culture and other factors continue to impact their risk of developing addiction.
Family Wellness

How the Pressure to Succeed Is Putting America’s Youth at Risk

A recent study found that teens from wealthier backgrounds are more likely to turn to drugs and alcohol. Learn how class status and addiction are linked.
Drug Addiction

The Truth Behind the High Rates of Substance Abuse in the LGBTQ Community

According to the American Psychological Association, minority stress is behind it. While times have changed, members of the LGBTQ community are still the minority and face incredible amounts of discrimination and prejudice that can trigger stress, anxiety, depression, and other mental disorders.
Opioids

The Trump Administration vs The Opioid Epidemic

During the last month, several legislations have been proposed that could greatly affect the opioid epidemic and drug addiction in general.
Recovery

Could Smoking Cigarettes Cause a Relapse?

Some smokers in recovery insist that cigarettes curb drug and alcohol cravings. Discover why nicotine can actually disrupt treatment and trigger relapse.
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