FDA Approves 1st Nonopioid Drug To Ease Withdrawal SymptomsFederal regulators have approved the first non-opioid treatment to ease withdrawal symptoms from quitting addictive opioids.
Survey: 9 In 10 Texans Want Pot DecriminalizedA pro-marijuana legalization group named Progress Texas has put up a billboard in support of its cause. Some people may call it a "sign of the times," after the legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado two years ago.
North Texas Recovery Group Helping Food AddictsA sweet tooth is one thing, but for some people, sweets trigger unstoppable cravings. They call themselves food addicts. This weekend Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous is holding a free public information session.
330,000 Texas Addicts Newly Eligible For Treatment The Affordable Care Act will make more than 330,000 Texans eligible for addiction treatment next year, but the state's treatment centers are already at 92 percent of capacity, according to federal statistics.
How Hamilton Can Repay RangersHamilton and the Rangers both said aloud that contract talks, which were expected to get going soon, will be tabled indefinitely while he and they try to figure out where he went wrong and how it happened.
Breaking Down The Hamilton Relapse NewsShocking to some, but not to others, the big news of the day was that recovering addict and AL MVP Josh Hamilton fell off the wagon Monday and had a few drinks at a bar in Dallas.