Coronavirus Update: Those Struggling With Addiction Can Find Many Chats, Apps To Replace In-Person MeetingsPeople struggling with addiction are feeling more isolated and alone than ever, but they don’t have to be. Many are turning to social media for help.
Suffolk County High School Known For Athletics Excellence To Train All Coaches To Spot Substance AbuseThere's a new form of teamwork in the battle against substance abuse. High school coaches on Long Island have been enlisted to help spot drug and alcohol abusers and respond with support.
Documents: Clinton Administration Was Watching Yankees, StrawberryNewly-released documents show that President Bill Clinton’s administration was watching how the Yankees handled troubled slugger Darryl Strawberry back in the 1990s.
Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
Mike Tyson On WFAN: 'Too Much Love' Drove Me To DrinkMike Tyson is a good friend of the "Boomer & Carton" show, so it was a shock when the boxing great said last month that he was "on the verge of dying" due to substance abuse problems.
Study: Smoking Marijuana Could Make You ThinnerA new study published in the American Journal of Medicine did not offer a concrete explanation for the new information, and experts are surprised as marijuana smokers are often known to have higher caloric intakes than non-smokers.
Study: Drug Addiction Among Teens On The RiseAccording to the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, 90-percent of Americans suffering from addiction started using before the age of 18.