The journey to recovery from substance abuse can be challenging, but some celebrities have added challenge of going through their struggles publicly. The failed efforts of some celebrities to get sober sometimes give the general public the impression that recovery doesn’t work. For instance, the story of Lindsay Lohan who was repeatedly in and out […]
There are people that make resolutions at that beginning of the year, only to break them before the month is over. Whether you want to quit drinking, stop smoking, using drugs, gambling or just spending less time in front of the computer, these are helpful seven steps to break your addiction.
Excessive drinking includes binge drinking, heavy drinking, and any drinking by pregnant women or people younger than age 21. Statistics show binge drinkers in men, consume 5 or more drinks in just 3 hours, but for women, they consume 4 or more drinks in 3 hours. For heavy drinkers in men, they can consume 15 […]
Some medications can be bought over-the-counter (OTC) without a prescription from a doctor. It is generally believed that over-the-counter medicines are safer than prescription medicines and illegal street drugs. Non-prescription medicines are in fact safe and effective when taken as directed, but even OTC medicines can have severe and possibly deadly side effects when taken […]