ENews: by ZACH JOHNSON Bam Margera is committed to improving his life in the New Year. On Monday, the 39-year-old pro skateboarder and Jackass star announced he is going back to rehab. "Off to alcohol rehab for the 3rd time," he captioned a shot of himself holding his 1-year-old son, whom he shares
5 STEPS TO STAY SOBER DURING THE HOLIDAYS Ahh, Christmas: a time of peace and joy for all, right? It also happens to be a time for family arguments, visits from people you don’t much care for and endless bullshit marketing messages. When everyone around you is
Tips for Protecting Your Sobriety during the Holidays and Preventing Relapse Seven tips for staying sober, preventing relapse and avoiding the holiday blues 'Tis the season of glad tidings and good cheer, but for people in recovery from drug or alcohol addiction, the holidays can be an
Halloween Safety Tips for Everyone Halloween safety may be the last thing on your radar. After all, you're either out trick-or-treating, at home handing out candy or hosting a spooky party. Is there really anything that scary to think about? Actually, there is. And it's not ghosts, goblins, ghouls,
  TUESDAY, Oct. 30, 2018 -- Teens who stop smoking pot can think and learn better afterward, even if they are only light users, a new study reports. Compared to teenagers and young adults who continued using marijuana, those who abstained for a month displayed a "modest but reliable
Drug addiction isn’t always related to street drugs such as marijuana, cocaine, or heroin. Drug abuse can also include common substances. Over the counter drug abuse refers to abuse of common medicines, including cough medication, painkillers, motion sickness or cold medication. These medicines are easily
HEALTHDAY NEWS -- The opioid epidemic has been front-page news for a few years now, with rising overdose deaths driving an overall decrease in Americans' average life expectancy. But a new study suggests that the opioid epidemic is, in fact, nothing new. Death rates from drug overdoses
Molly sounds harmless, according to its sweet name. However, Molly drug effects actually wreak havoc on your body and brain, causing both short-term and long-term damage. The drug’s moniker actually comes from the word “molecule,” due to its chemical roots and as a variant of
ADHD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is the most common behavioral disorder for children today. But many children never gain a correct diagnosis. This means they continue through adulthood fighting their symptoms without the help they need. It also means ADHD Awareness Month can play a
Getting treatment for a substance abuse disorder is only one facet of the recovery process. Even after you stop using drugs and develop healthy ways to cope with stress, intense emotions, and temptations, you might be affected by the stigma of drug addiction. Unfortunately, stigma