When Admitting What You Don’t Know Is Your Key to Success
We’re all familiar with the adage, knowledge is power. But how true is it?
Scientists reveal why you're addicted to Facebook
The amount of grey matter in our heads has been steadily increasing over generations, according to professor Bruce Hood
How Casinos Enable Gambling Addicts
Modern slot machines develop an unbreakable hold on many players—some of whom wind up losing their jobs, their families, and even, as in the case of Scott Stevens, their lives.
Tips for Motivating an Addicted Loved One to Seek Treatment
Need help knowing how to motivate your addicted loved one to seek treatment? Here are some tips for having a productive, compassionate conversation.
Counseling for family members of drug addicts: What to expect?
Is your family struggling with drug addiction? Are you afraid of how addiction will affect you or your family? In this exclusive Q&A with Expert Family
Why this state-run rehab clinic lets addicts shoot up
As drug trafficking routes bring opiates to Senegal, one clinic is fighting the rise in addicts -- the first in West Africa running a free opioid substitution service.
Ex-addict Tom Sizemore tells how he begged Jack Nicholson for $10M
After a public battle with drug addiction, imprisonment and run-ins with the police,Tom Sizemore is fit, healthy and approaching almost four years sober.
If kratom helps opioid addicts, why might DEA outlaw it?
The national epidemic of opioid abuse has claimed more than 300,000 lives in the U.S. over the last 16 years -- and some researchers claim that kratom, an herbal psychoactive drug that is currently unregulated, could help people struggling with addiction. But federal drug policy-makers may classify kratom as an illegal drug, which would slow down its sale, research and development. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Mike Taibbi reports.
From addict to counselor: How one woman provides peer counseling at OHSU
Many of us have friends or family members who have felt the effects and heartache of drug addiction, but one woman gives us hope that life can be turned around.O’Nesha Cochran is using her life experiences as a bridge for others on their road to recovery.R
How Collecting Opium Antiques Turned Me Into an Opium Addict
There, he also discovered the beauty of antique opium pipes, bowls, and lamps, as well as opium trays and the hundreds of little implements that went with...
'Rehab Addict' Nicole Curtis Reveals Her 7 Best Tips for Reusing Salvaged Materials
She's not afraid to admit she pulls furniture from her neighbors' trash.
Why North Carolina has had success against Syracuse’s stingy zone defense
The UNC Tar Heels will play the Syracuse Orange on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019. UNC is tied atop the ACC standings with Virginia and Duke. Syracuse is tied fifth in the ACC standings.
Tabatha Coffey's 7 Tips To Success
Tabatha Coffey is one of the most well-known hairdressers in the world. Tabatha has devoted her professional life to achieving excellence as a successful businesswoman, iconic educator and artist.
What You’re Getting Wrong About Success, According to Oprah
It’s not about one big break. Here’s what it is about.
Warehouse & Distribution Center Management: 5 Tips for Success
Our friend, Carl Turner, a freelance writer, writes about his 5 essential tips for successful Warehouse and Distribution center management.
Why the Addicted Entrepreneur Is Denied Success
I am an addict. I am addicted to alcohol, sugar, success, entrepreneurs, startups, and work. I’ll keep the list short for now. I’m sure my wife, Kathy, can complete the list. She has been married to me for over 38 years. Whatever it is, I am all in. No halfway for me. There isn’t balance, …
What Is an Addict?
The answer to the question “What is an addict?” is one that can excite violent emotions, depending on the experiences of the person you ask. It’s also an answer that can be dramatically colored by the portrayal of addicted people in the news, in movies and on television.
Opioid addicts on how they got addicted
Four Pennsylvania opioid addicts from different backgrounds speak to Salon about their lives
Why Love Addicts Are Addicted To Fantasy
Sometimes fantasy fills the voids in life that reality can’t.