• Drinking Alcohol Can Worsen PTSD, Study Finds

    February 16, 2017

    Downing alcoholic drinks to drown out painful memories may end up doing just the opposite, according to new research. In experiments involving mice, alcohol was found to strengthen emotional memories linked to fear, according to a John Hopkins University study recently published online in ...

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  • Dual Diagnosis: The Root of Addiction?

    September 22, 2016

    Dual-diagnoses often come with a long line of misconceptions. More often than not, drug addicts tend to have an underlying mental illness that, if not diagnosed and treated, further drug abuse, relapse, and/or mental torment may ensue no matter how much therapy and 12-step work one does in...

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