How Common Is Addiction for War Veterans?

How Common Is Addiction for War Veterans?

War veterans sometimes struggle with alcohol and drug addiction. In certain instances, war veterans may use alcohol and drugs to cope with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). What Is PTSD? PTSD refers to a mental health condition that is triggered by a traumatic...
How Can Ibogaine Help America Fight the War on Drugs?

How Can Ibogaine Help America Fight the War on Drugs?

Ibogaine is a naturally occurring psychoactive indole alkaloid, and it plays an important part in a cutting-edge drug, alcohol, and nicotine addiction treatment. It may also help America combat the war on drugs. A Closer Look at the War on Drugs in the United States...
Celebrities Who Struggled with Addiction—and Won

Celebrities Who Struggled with Addiction—and Won

The idea that celebrities live perfect lives is a popular one until you think about the great equalizer that addiction really is. Although it’s true that a celebrity might not end up homeless or in jail as quickly as an “ordinary” addict, even world-famous drug...
Recovering Together: Tips for Recovering Couples

Recovering Together: Tips for Recovering Couples

In some ways, recovering as a couple simplifies things. There are many issues you don’t need to explain, and you might feel less worried about being judged or left behind. On the other hand, though, recovering together as a couple is itself a very complex...