Why Alcohol Abuse Is More Complicated (And Dangerous) Than You May Think…

Alcohol Abuse Is More Complicated & Dangerous Than You May Think

Alcohol is one of the most widely used (and abused) psychoactive substances in the world, and has been a part of different cultures for hundreds of years. Drinking alcohol can have serious harmful consequences, it’s been linked to various cancers, gastrointestinal diseases, and metabolic problems. Over time, regular use of alcohol can lead to alcohol …

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The Influence Of Friends On What You Think & Do

The Influence Of Friends On What You Think & Do

Imagine a scenario where all your friends are jumping off a cliff. If everyone jumps, do you jump as well? We know that the correct answer is supposed to be: “No, never! I am an independent thinker, and other people have no influence over me.” However, the truthful answer is, yeah, maybe you do jump. …

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Addiction: Are YOU At Risk?

Are-You-At-Risk-For-Addiction

Although the use of alcohol and drugs among young people is widespread, only a relatively small percentage of people who try drugs develops addiction.  In many cases it can be difficult to identify particular markers that may lead to increased substance abuse risk and consequent addiction in adult life.  There are however, many factors we …

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Why You Need To Make Sure To Get Enough Sleep

Why You Need To Make Sure To Get Enough Sleep

In today’s world, a good night’s sleep has become somewhat of a luxury. It has fallen on our list of priorities behind work, chores, social time, and entertainment. Functioning on less sleep has even become badge of honor. We brag to our friends, how little sleep we got last night, like it’s something to be …

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