Turning Ecstasy Into Potential Treatment For PTSD?If researchers have their way, the illegal, highly addictive party drug known as Ecstasy could become a treatment option for PTSD, post traumatic stress disorder.
Surgeon General Report: 'Addiction Is Not A Character Flaw' A new U.S. surgeon general report calls for a major cultural shift in the way Americans view drug and alcohol addiction.
Feds To Distribute $53 Million To States To Fight Opioid AbuseThe Obama administration says it will distribute $53 million to 44 states in an effort to curb opioid abuse.
Pokémon GO Players Keep 'Poking' Despite Data DrainBy now, we all know what Pokémon GO is but do you know how much data you're using when you're poking around for pokestops?
US To Raise Cap For Docs Prescribing Opioid Addiction DrugThe Obama administration is increasing the number of patients whom doctors can treat for opioid addiction with a medication called buprenorphine.
Recovery Schools For Addicted Teens On The Rise"As a society, we're either going to pay now or pay later," said Juli Ferraro, the principal of Serenity High in McKinney, Texas.
New Synthetic Drug U-47700 Has Keller Police ConcernedDuring a recent drug raid at a home, agents seized several drugs including LSD, meth, ecstasy, "bath salts", marijuana, DMT, Oxycodone, Xanax and 100g of a deadly synthetic opioid known as U-47700.
Prince Reportedly Tried To See Doctor Before DeathPrince had arranged to meet a California doctor to try to kick an addiction to painkillers shortly before his death, according to a newspaper report published on Wednesday.
Nonprofits To NFL: Stop Pushing Fantasy Sports On KidsNonprofit groups are calling on the National Football League to stop offering fantasy sports competitions to children.
Trube Stories: Kicking The Habit - TriggersAs I continue my fight to quit smoking, I constantly encounter triggers that make me want to smoke. Identifying the triggers is one thing. Finding solutions is another.
Trube Stories: Kicking The Habit - Getting ReadyI started the quitting process on January 1st. For the first two weeks, I went eight hours at a stretch, every day, without smoking. I am now at ten-hour-long stretches.
Trube Stories: Kicking The Habit - Back To The BeginningI have smoked for more than 20 years. It's not something I'm proud of, but there it is. Something to be proud of? I'm quitting.