College binge drinking can reduced through intervention, study reveals

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Brief personal intervention can significantly reduce the binge drinking among college-aged drinkers. This is according to a new study conducted by researchers from the University of Texas School of Public Health. Motivational interviewing with feedback (MIF), the intervention program analyzed in the study, consists of a custom feedback profile and a counseling session. The personalized […]

Researchers unveil differences in brain-behavior in cocaine users

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Findings of a recent brain-imaging study showed different activity levels in the brain of cocaine drug users, especially in regions that monitor emotions and behaviors. The findings further indicated that such these differences may trigger a person’s vulnerability to drug addiction and that drug addiction rehab targeting these changes may help build a person’s resistance […]

Are High-Powered People More Prone to Addiction?

When we think of the stereotypical drug addict, we have a tendency to think “low-income, cooking meth in his Indiana basement” before we think “high-powered CEO in San Jose, California with a penchant for cocaine.” But recent studies show people who are more successful and have a higher IQ are equally — if not more […]

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week Begins Jan 25, 2016

The sixth annual National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW) kicks off this coming Monday, Jan. 25 in all 50 states and several international sites. More than 1,500 events will run throughout the week, culminating on Sunday, Jan. 31. The annual NDAFW is a collaboration between the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the […]

What Drugs do to Your Body

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The sad truth is that drug abuse is very prevalent in our world today. Whether it’s to alter one’s mood or fit in with the crowd, more and more people are using drugs for recreational purposes. Abusing drugs can lead to addiction and often times the only way to escape the grasp of addiction is […]

Drug Rehab

Drug rehab, a colloquial or even slang term for drug and alcohol rehabilitation, refers to the process of treating substance abuse, chemical dependency, and specifically addiction to any form of drug, whether prescribed, controlled, or uncontrolled.  While there are extensive varieties, philosophies, and types of drug rehab, the basic, traditional treatment process involves medical and […]

Drug Rehab Center

A drug rehab center is an addiction treatment facility for those addicted to drugs and/or alcohol.  The differences between one drug rehab center and another are numerous.  Each drug rehab center is unique in terms of patient makeup, price, treatment specialty, curriculum and philosophy, size, and location and features, among other various considerations. The drug […]

Alcohol Rehab

Alcohol rehab is the colloquial or even slang description for alcohol rehabilitation, which refers to the treatment process for alcohol addiction or alcohol abuse.  While there are numerous varieties, locations, sizes, and philosophies, traditional alcohol rehab involves two primary methods of treatment:  1.) medical treatment and, 2.) psychotherapeutic treatment… The alcohol rehab medical component usually […]

Alcohol Rehab Center

Ann alcohol rehab center is a chemical addiction treatment facility to treat those addicted alcohol and other drugs.  The differences between one alcohol rehab center and another are various and numerous.  Every alcohol rehab center is unique in terms of patient makeup, price, treatment specialty, curriculum and philosophy, size, and location and services and amenities […]