The Nature of Addiction

We are learning more and more about addiction and how it can be addressed. Read about psychedelic treatments, marijuana use, cocaine, and more. Cover Image: FreddieMarriage/Unsplash
A Radical New Approach to Beating Addiction

A Radical Approach to Beating Addiction

By Jennifer Bleyer

Can one mind-altering substance override dependence on another?
Sobering Truth About Addiction Treatment in America

Sobering Truth About Substance Use

By David Sheff

Addiction is treatable. So why aren't more people receiving quality care?
Does Legalized Marijuana Result in More Teen Use?

Legalized Marijuana and More Teen Use?

By David Rettew M.D.

A new study on teen cannabis use tries to cut through the politics.
Can Craving for Cocaine Be Blocked in Addicted Individuals?

Can Craving for Cocaine Be Blocked

By Eugene Rubin M.D., Ph.D.

Ketamine may be useful as a treatment for cocaine addiction.