morphine addiction and dependence

Morphine Dependence and Addiction: What’s the Difference?

Addiction can happen to anyone in any family in any community. Although addiction and dependence may look similar from the outside, there are some fundamental

medicine cabinet

What You Should Know About Unused Prescriptions

Prescription drug overdose is one of the most devastating and tragic public health emergencies in American history. In 2017 more than 72,000 people died from

Marijuana Use Among Baby Boomers

Marijuana Use Growing Among Baby Boomers

With more lax attitudes toward marijuana use and growing legalization, it’s perhaps not too surprising that more middle-aged adults are using pot. According to a

Lack of Emotional Communication

Alcohol Abuse Leads to Lack of Emotional Communication

It’s not news that heavy drinking can lead to poor communication and relationships problems. This is because people with alcohol use disorder have been found