The latest news on addiction
People who feel excluded tend to be more reckless with their finances, study finds
Study suggests kids in poor families may have less self-control when it comes to healthy behaviors
And FDA says the chemical makes it easier for young people to start smoking and harder for smokers to quit
Brain scans failed to prove that highly sexed people have anything more than strong libidos
The study says there is not a connection between sexual addiction and brain chemistry.
Fraudulent claims of pain, few checks and balances mean the practice is rife, study authors say
More now die from prescription medications than from car crashes, study finds
Policy must address the larger issue of risky substance use.
Majority would give a prescription to an advanced cancer patient in pain
Analysis shows no greater threat of addiction to alcohol, cocaine, marijuana, nicotine or other drugs