In 2011, 22.5 million people in the U.S. admitted to abusing drugs. In this day and age of rampant drug use, no person, family, neighborhood, or community is safe from the deadly grip of drug addiction.
Many people struggle to understand how or why people succumb to drug addiction. Most people m... (more)
Certain substances are recognized by the scientific and medical communities as having addictive properties. Four of the leading addictive substances are alcohol, nicotine, food and drugs.
Alcohol Addiction and Physical Effects... (more)
We are living in an unusual time to discuss the topic of drug use with children. Laws regarding controlled substances are changing. Public perceptions about those drugs are shifting. Media representations have evolved. And as the world changes, our approach to the conversation needs to change to... (more)