Jerry Cantrell, who was Alice in Chain's frontman, was honored with the Stevie ray Vaughn Award, which is given by MusiCares to musicians who dedicate themselves to helping others with substance abuse recovery.
The debate of substance abuse in the military has risen to the forefront of the news lately, with the killing of 17 Afghan civilians and also with 8 opiate overdose deaths among soldiers in Afghanistan. This article explores prescription medication that is often prescribed to soldiers for mental illnesses. Two sides of the coin are presented here, in this debate over prescribing psychotropic or mood altering medications to our soldiers.
A young woman has to tell her mother good-bye forever today. As I have watched the media go over all the gory details of Whitney Houston’s life and death in the last week, I keep thinking about Bobbi Kristina.