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Anyone can get hooked on drugs and alcohol, but addiction isn’t gender-blind. Here's what you need to know.
Addiction fundamentally changes the brain, making treatment incredibly difficult and relapse more likely. But there's hope for the 21.5 million...
"I am the father of an addict. It’s a painful thing to say out loud. But it needs to be said."
Sugar Is As Addictive As Cocaine—And The Withdrawal Is Just As Real. A Doctor Explains Exactly How To Deal With It
A holistic psychiatrist shares her foolproof plan for getting through the worst of withdrawal.
Sugar cravings, begone.
"So often, we're just aching to be heard and to be held—by ourselves even more than by someone else."
These coping mechanisms can help you stay balanced and healthy no matter what the holidays bring.
"My therapist is a warm, wise woman. Of course, I don't tell her everything. You see, I’m in denial — I'd rather believe that everything he does, from...
Dr. Adi Jaffe struggled with a drug addiction of his own for eight years before turning his life around and heading back to school for his PhD. In...
"Having the courage to confront your fears will show you that most of them will never come true. Imagine what it will do for your sense of personal...
When I finally lifted myself out, it was like seeing the matrix.
Check the health of your drinking habits in just two minutes.
Here's what the cycle of sex addiction actually looks like.
Often, teens’ painful stories emerge over time. “As in any therapeutic relationship, the first picture won’t tell you the entire story. It’s the...
If you slip up, so what? Who cares? Dust yourself off, learn from your mistakes, and come back stronger.
When I ask these men about their difficult lives, with experiences so tragically varied yet somehow universally similar, I never cease to learn...