And the risk is especially great for women, according to new research.
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.
In a new book, author Anne Fletcher reveals the good and the bad state of care in drug rehab facilities.
Embarrassment over an excessive-drinking session doesn’t necessarily lead to more sobriety.
Distributing naloxone and training people to use it can cut the death rates from overdose nearly in half, according to a new study.
A program that takes personality into account may help to identify and reduce teen drinking rates.
Terrifying teens by making them lie in coffins, forcing them to spend a night on a frigid street or a bare prison cell— these harsh measures are used in reality shows in an attempt to put delinquents back on the straight and …
Are you an alcoholic— or just a problem drinker? It may not matter, according to the latest version of the DSM, psychiatry’s diagnostic manual.
A new study challenges previous work that found a link between marijuana use and lower IQ, but the authors of the original paper stand by their findings.
A gene linked to attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and addiction might also help you live to be 100.
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