Articles in Category: Breaking News

The Impact of Drug Glamorization in the Media

on Monday, 22 December 2014.

From Audrey Hepburn's iconic use of a cigarette holder in Breakfast at Tiffany's to the plethora of musical acts in the 1960s and 70s said to be "inspired" by psychedelics, there is a long history of works of popular culture showing drug use as glamorized and "cool" without showing the accurate downside and potential harm. Too often, popular movies and music today continue to present drug use in a largely positive light.

Why Resentments Damage your chance for Recovery

on Friday, 19 December 2014.

Resentment is a negative emotion that comes out of an experience of being wronged. Whether the perceived wrong is truly coming from being hurt by another person, or simply something you imagine, resentment can gnaw at you, making relapse more likely or the recovery process less enjoyable.