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Painkiller Addiction Symptoms Addiction to painkillers is a growing problem in the United States, as many doctors are quick to prescribe drugs for even the mildest of pain, and patients don't know when to stop taking them. There a... April 28, 2011
Alcoholism and Pregnancy It's a simple fact that all of us know -- pregnant women should not drink alcohol. However many women stunningly still do it. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lists five things every wom... April 27, 2011
American Indians and Alcoholism There is a stereotype that many Native Americans are alcoholics. Unfortunately there is some truth to that stereotype. 80% of young Indians, for example, report that they have experimented with alcoho... April 26, 2011
Symptoms of Sex Addiction in Men Because of several celebrities seeking treatment for it, sex addiction is the hot new trend in addiction. Therapists actually welcome the publicity that celebrity-suffers bring because it helps bring... April 25, 2011
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Alcoholism and the Brain Alcoholism can have minor to major negative effects on the brain. Alcoholism can cause a person to have minor memory loss and major effects of alcoholism on the brain can cause a deadly condition know... April 5, 2011
Morphine Addiction Symptoms Morphine is one of the most common medications given to patients before and after a surgical procedure or a serious injury. Often times those who experience a serious injury will have severe pain for... April 3, 2011
Effects of Alcoholism on Children The effects of alcoholism on children can be detrimental. The effects can destroy a childhood. Children do not understand that alcoholism is a disease all they understand is that their mother or fathe... April 1, 2011
Meth Addiction Facts Meth is also known as methamphetamine, crystal meth, crystal glass, ice, glass, L.A. glass, L.A. ice, stove top, speed, super ice, poor mans cocaine and numerous other names. Let us take a look at som... March 30, 2011