Suffolk, Nassau Lawmakers To Team Up To Fight Heroin Addiction In Pregnant WomenWith the number of expectant moms addicted to the drug on the rise, Suffolk County Legislative Presiding Officer Duwayne Gregory said more needs to be done.
Suffolk Lawmakers Look To Combat Heroin Addiction In Moms And Their NewbornsSuffolk lawmakers say they're alarmed by new statistics showing that last year, 171 babies were born addicted to drugs in the county.
Seen At 11: Drinking, Drug Problems Plague Secret Lives Of Some Suburban WivesOne Long Island woman opens up on the lesser-known suburban adult party culture, and her fight against heroin addiction.
Keidel: Hey You, Internet Tough Guy, You're A Real Man Poking Fun At SabathiaBoomer Esiason said it best this morning. We have an insatiable desire to see others fail, especially someone making over $20 million a year to throw a baseball.
Keidel: If Josh Hamilton Did Indeed Relapse He Needs Help, Not Your JudgmentsIn honor of the great Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday, let's summon some Spock wisdom as it relates to the recent reports about Josh Hamilton.
Gov. Christie: Addicts Need Treatment, War On Drugs ‘A Dismal Failure’ New Jersey Governor Chris Christie wants to change the war on drugs. On Wednesday he made a bold statement about drug abuse and prevention.
Study Finds Sunshine Can Act Like Addictive Drug, Have Similar Effect On Body As HeroinNew research finds sun rays act like an addictive drug and have a similar effect on the body as heroin.
Study: Oreo Cookies As Addictive As CocaineConnecticut College psychology professor Joseph Schroeder and four students studied in rats whether high fat, high sugar foods can be as addictive as drugs of abuse.
Doc Gooden On WFAN: Hearing Prison Rape Was 'Most Devastating' Moment Of LifeDr. K stopped by the Boomer & Carton studios Thursday to give listeners an idea of what to expect as they read about his journey from addiction to incarceration to recovery.
The Dangers Of Attention Drug Addiction It's a disturbing trend: Young people ending up in rehab for prescription drug abuse. But it's not Oxycontin. They're getting hooked on medications used to treat attention disorders like ADHD.
Jets' Ainge Recounts Drug Addiction, Bipolar DisorderErik Ainge has been on a tumultuous journey — marked by years of drug and alcohol abuse — from the University of Tennessee all the way to the NFL as the Jets' 2008 fifth-round draft pick. But now, he's here: A recovering drug addict with bipolar disorder.
HealthWatch: Teen Texting AddictionPsychiatrist Dr. Gary Small said neuroimaging studies have shown teens who text light up the same area of the brain as an addict who uses heroin.