The five stages of alcoholism are developing patterns, risky use and recklessness, tolerance, dependence, and disorder. Learn to identify them in your life.
In a historic 14-to-2 vote the FDA has approved Janssen Pharmaceuticals new medication, Spravato, for clinical depression.
Although often overlooked in the drug crisis, addiction issues involving Black Americans and opioids are an increasingly severe problem.
Anti-overdose medications, like Narcan, can give someone a second chance. Naloxone saved more than 26,500 lives between 1996 and 2014.
Mental health and substance use in the workplace are closely correlated problems. Luckily, employers can take many preventative measures.
When you know someone you care about needs help, you have to act. Going to rehab can help them live a happier life. Learn how to encourage them to go.
"Bath salts" (synthetic cathinones) really are dangerous and possibly addictive, even though many people believe that they're safe.
If you don’t start using drugs, you'll never have to try to stop. No one wants to be addicted to drugs, and those who are addicted wish they weren't.