You and some friends plan a night out at a neighborhood bar, intending to have a few laughs and a few drinks. The first two go down smooth and easy, followed by a couple more and perhaps more still. Before you know it, your inhibitions and discernment are down a quart or two as well.
Cigarette use,marijuana use, and the inclination to binge drink is higher among men than women overall, and higher for whites than Hispanics or blacks, a new study finds.
The stigma surrounding addiction is hard to avoid. While you may picture someone who is addicted to drugs as having some type of moral failing or a personality issue, doing the same thing for other diseases would be unthinkable. This is why experts are pushing for the proper recognition of drug and alcohol addiction (as […]