Marijuana Access Is Associated With Decreased Use Of Alcohol, Tobacco And Other Prescription Drugs

See Author Article Here By Paul Armentano A significant amount of data has been generated in recent years showing that cannabis access is associated…

Oregon Lawmaker Seeks $2 Million For Mental Health Centers

See Author Article Here By Elliot Njus The Oregon Senate’s Housing Committee advanced a bill that would enact a statewide…

Why Mental Illness Is Surging Even In The World’s Happiest Countries

In Finland, named the happiest country in the world for 2018, suicide is responsible for a third of all deaths among 15- to 24-year-olds.

FDA’s Opioids Adviser Accuses Agency Of Having ‘Direct’ Link To Crisis

The Guardian Article Here The Food and Drug Administration is sacrificing American lives by continuing to approve new high-strength opioid painkillers, and…

How To Cope With Addiction When We Also Have Depression

See Author Article Here When we think of addiction, our thoughts tend to turn to drug and alcohol addiction but…

Positive Psychology Exercises Increase Happiness In People Recovering From Substance Use

“’Addiction scientists are increasingly moving beyond the traditional focus on reducing or eliminating substance use by advocating treatment protocols that…

Opioid Expert Accuses FDA of ‘Willful Blindness’ After It Approves Powerful New Painkiller

National Addiction News Article Here An expert tasked with helping the Food and Drug Administration weigh potential new opioid drug…

We Now Have an App for Detecting Opioid Overdoses

“And that could save thousands of lives since over 130 people die every day due to opioid overdoses, according to the National…

How Big Pharma Profits From Overdoses & More News On America’s Opioid Epidemic

I used to be a drug addict. I haven’t touched an opioid since August 22, 2011, but I get the…

Good News Network: Breaking Addiction

How To Break An Addiction In 30 Days Never easy but always possible! #happynews