President Barack Obama’s new strategy for fighting the nation’s drug problem will include a greater emphasis on using public …
The latest research shows that even the taste of beer is sufficient to activate the brain‘s pleasure circuits.
So-called treatments for drug users and the disabled in some places of the world—including the U.S.— are far from helpful, says a new United Nations (U.N.) report.
And the risk is especially great for women, according to new research.
Obsessive internet users can undergo ‘comedowns’ similar to those experienced by people using ecstasy, researchers say.
Former San Diego mayor Maureen O’Connor’s attorneys argued this week that a tumor contributed to her betting more than $1 billion and losing $3 billion over a decade.
A gene linked to attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and addiction might also help you live to be 100.
Fiscal cliff negotiations tested everyone’s patience, but even young children who don’t understand national budgets may show signs of strain during such economic insecurity.
Study shows naloxone effective for treating overdose
It’s time to set goals for 2013, and a psychologist has some hints for helping you make those changes last
Will destroying parts of the brain’s pleasure center help addicts to recover?
Suspended for decades after controversial results, research on the hallucinogen psilocybin is showing early promise in a new series of small studies
Recovery from opioid addiction may no longer mean complete abstinence from drugs