In 1964, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Luther Terry i ued a landmark report on tobacco and health that changed the course of American history, spurring the decline of smoking in the United States. More tha...
Calls for the sterilisation of drug users are deeply concerning.
It's time to retire a failed approach.
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If you find social media is making you feel worse about your own life, it's time to take those feelings seriously. You might not want to distance yourself entirely, so here are some tips to assist you in managing your mindset around social media.
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Dax Shepard has two birthdays: the day he was born and the day he got sober. The "Parenthood" actor commemorated that second milestone on Thursday over social media with a loving me age to wife Kriste...
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As General Practitioners, my parents have been dealing drugs their whole lives. I was never smart enough to get into medicine (thankfully) but I did manage to find myself picking up the family business of dealing drugs at a young age.
The nation is simultaneously in the midst of a chronic pain epidemic and an opioid epidemic.
The cost of a treatment bed is far less than the cost of incarceration, which often is the alternative faced after months of addiction and waiting for treatment.
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Increasing evidence points to addictive-like behaviours when it comes to eating, which could explain our continuing issues when it comes to addressing obesity in Australia. Are we addressing the wrong issues when it comes to dealing with obesity?
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It happens to the best of us. You open a family-sized packet of gummy bears and a few Friends episodes later you’ve reached the bottom of the packet. For most adults and kids, eating a whole bag of lo...
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We've all heard of drug addicts, alcoholics and even sex addicts, but now there's an explanation for another form of a continuous self-destructive pattern: love addiction.
Ever wondered what the most addictive drug is? In 2007, UK drug expert David Nutt and his colleagues asked a panel of addiction experts to score each drug by how addictive it was. UK neuroscience and...