Things that don’t help the addicted!!!

Did You Know: Lecturing a recovering addict is damaging! The addict can not handle hearing how they can’t mess up again or else. This causes the addict to stay distant and closed off. They likely will not confide in you when they are in need of support. Covering for the addicts mistake is never a good…

Who does addiction Hurt? and How?

There are so many ways in which addiction affects each and every one of us, even if you do not know someone personally who struggles with this disease. I put together a small power-point on a few key points I wanted to inform others on in regards to addiction. Please take the time to give…

Overcoming Prescription Drug Addiction

Are we doing enough to educate against prescription addiction?   The article titled “Overcoming Prescription drug addiction: A Guide to Coping and Understanding” by Colvin, Rod. Is very informative and educational. The author is reaching out to an audience that is dealing with issues on addiction whether it be personally or an acquaintance.  In this…

Shine some light-on new, non medication, treatment for addiction

There are many areas in which I have done some research on addiction. I am currently in school to get my degree as a biomedical scientist to be able to further my education in addiction, as well as finding cures for diseases such as addiction. I recently read an article on how Neuroscientist have began…