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How Smoking Pot May Alleviate PTSD Symptoms

By Owen Poindexter

New research adds further urgency to the movement for government-sanctioned medical cannabis. MORE  

PTSD and Food Addiction Go Hand-in-Hand for Women

By Bryan Le

Researchers have found the stronger the PTSD, the more likely a woman will suffer from eating addiction. MORE  

Breaking the Cycle: Parenting After Being Raised in Hell

By Christine Cissy White

It is radical work to self-accept rather than self-hate. MORE  

Vets Fight Against Prescription Drugs and Prescribing Doctors

By John Lavitt

Veterans who have been overprescribed medications are starting to take matters into their own hands. MORE  

Memory Wipes Could Cure Drug Addiction

By Bryan Le

Erasing memories related to drug use could help keep addicts from relapsing. MORE  

Recent Study Shows Ketamine Reduces Symptoms of PTSD

By John Lavitt

The popular club drug has yet again proven its medical worthiness. MORE  

Arizona Judge Okays Medical Pot to Treat PTSD

By Shawn Dwyer

Judge Thomas Sheddon's decision in Arizona is a big step forward for medical marijuana proponents. MORE  

The Dangers of Self-Medication

By Richard Zimmer

Trying to medicate your issues with alcohol or drugs may work in the short run, but you might be setting yourself up for an even worse problem. MORE  

Neurofeedback: If It Can Help PTSD Veterans, Why Not Addicts, Alcoholics and Those With Sleep Disorder?

By Jacqui Brown

A long history of treatment of substance abuse with EEG failed to lead to mass acceptance. That may change based on success with Post Traumatic Stressed-Out vets. MORE  

Iraq War Veteran With PTSD Makes Colorado's First Legal Pot Purchase

By McCarton Ackerman

With the state's new pot law now in effect, recreational users like Sean Azzariti are lining up to make their purchases. MORE  

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A new study has shown that gambling addicts don't have the same brain alterations as abusers of cocaine or heroin.

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Sober since 2008, the hip hop artist returned to speak at a graduation ceremony.

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