Statistics

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

Study Says: Acupuncture Is a Safe Alternative for Painkillers

Acupuncture is less risky than prescription pills in treating chronic pain. Learn more about how acupuncture works to strengthen recovery.
Alcohol

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.
Alcohol

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

Fake Marijuana. Real Danger.

Emily was 16 when she walked into her neighborhood convenience store and purchased a small bag of synthetic marijuana. Shortly after smoking it, she began experiencing hallucinations and had to be rushed to the hospital.
Alcohol

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.
Mental Health

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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