Articles in Category: Breaking News

Understanding Why You Chase That First High

on Tuesday, 25 November 2014.

When a person is addicted to drugs or alcohol, they very frequently find that they are incessantly faced with a desire to use time and time again, despite the fact that often the effectiveness or pleasurable effects associated with a drug have diminished with time. Many addicts may wonder why they feel so compelled to keep using despite the fact that they are no longer receiving the effects that made them so attracted to the drug in the first place.

Surviving Alcoholic Detox Symptoms

on Tuesday, 25 November 2014.

Going through alcohol detox is one of the most dangerous forms of detox. More people die from alcohol withdrawal than detox from other addicting substances, which is why it is essential for most people to undergo the process under medical supervision.

5 Lessons an Alcoholic Must Learn

on Tuesday, 25 November 2014.

Recovery from alcoholism is a long process that requires personal growth, reflection, and a willingness to evolve as a person. In order for an alcoholic to make the transition from drinking to sobriety, there are some important things that they must learn. Being willing to take on new challenges and life lessons allows an alcoholic to begin to recover in a truly significant way.

Canadian Parliament Attacker Struggled with Addiction

on Monday, 24 November 2014.

On October 22, 2014, the world was deeply shaken by an act of terrorism in Ottawa, Canada. Micheal Zehaf-Bibeau shot and killed Corporal Nathan Cirillo, a solider on ceremonial duty at the National War Memorial. Michael then launched an attack on a nearby Parliament building, where members of the Canadian Parliament were meeting in caucuses.