Adults between 18 to 25 years old often struggle with drug addiction and are less likely to finish rehab. Here is a summary of the situation and what can be done about it. Substance abuse among college-aged adults is a serious concern in the United States. Recent statistics show (in a sample of 1,972 people)…

Although there are now more people suffering from addiction than ever before, there are still inevitably many others who don’t innately understand what addiction is like. Granted, a person doesn’t need to be an addict to know what makes addiction a disease. However, a person does need to take the initiative to become more informed…

The personal and family tragedies related to addiction are heartrending and, quite often, desperate. The struggles to break addiction and restore lives are uniquely challenging. And the scientific breakthroughs now taking place to help understand, prevent, and successfully treat addiction are nothing short of astonishing. This is how the National Institutes of Health report the…