Dating online can be a valid and even a fun way to meet your mate. If you have had bad luck meeting people the traditional way, like at bars or through friends, online dating represents a great opportunity to meet someone with similar interests and values. However, you can also fall into the trap of…Details
Abuse of stimulants in the form of cocaine, amphetamines or methamphetamine causes much greater damage to women’s brains than to men’s. That’s the conclusion of research findings released in July in the journal Radiology, based on a study conducted at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine.
Teens aged 15 to 17 who mix alcoholic beverages with energy drinks are four times more likely to meet the diagnostic criteria for substance use disorders, reports a new study from the Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth College.
You’re doing all the right things to combat your depression. Or at least you think you are.Details
Suicidal thoughts or attempts are not unusual for teenagers. It is a tumultuous time during which a young person is trying to figure out who she is and what her future will look like. She is going through physical changes. She may be standing up to a tidal wave of peer pressure and struggling to make…Details
Fifty-year-old Stan was not your typical crystal meth addict — until, he says, he was.
Feeling hostage to your endless quest for love? Abusing drugs and alcohol? You’re not alone. Love addiction and substance abuse are frequently fellow travelers. Emotional despair can fuel alcohol and drug use. In turn, many love addicts use substances to overcome inhibitions in romantic pursuits.
The official cause of death was “oxycodone toxicity.” So reads the coroner’s report on 30-year-old Jessica Grubb, whose story of heroin addiction inspired President Obama in March to put $1.1 billion into new funding to battle prescription painkiller and heroin abuse.
A new study finds that earning less money than your spouse will make you more likely to have an affair. Unequal earnings can cause a number of problems in a relationship, especially if there are other underlying issues. It doesn’t always feel good to be part of an unequal partnership, which may explain why the…Details
The party’s over. It turns out those studies over the years suggesting that a glass of wine a day can help you live a longer life got it wrong.