Alcohol and Breast Cancer

There are many different factors that are associated with breast cancer; however, there is one of which many of us may be unaware.

Helping a Loved One

Explore the various ways in which loved ones can help the person with addiction in their life.

Addiction and Gender: Recovery for Women

Women are the fastest-growing segment for substance abuse in the United States. In fact, according to the Federal Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, about 2.7 million women in the United States abuse drugs or alcohol. Even more frightening is that the majority who need treatment do not receive it.

Relationship Patterns That May Reveal A Substance Abuse Issue

Last week, I wrote a blog about addiction and relationships with Heart Month and Valentine's Day in mind. However, it somehow feels even more important to share after learning about the tragic death of Whitney Houston on Saturday.

New Year's Resolutions In the Now!

Tis the season of more. Everywhere we look there are fresh enticements . More food; more things; better liquor; more advanced gadgets and gizmos. It's as it you can never have enough.

How to Beat Anxiety Naturally

We are a society obsessed with quick fixes. It's natural to want to feel better and less anxious but an increasing number of people are seeking escape in the form of a pill.