Those who have had loved ones become addicted to drugs or alcohol know all too well that addiction is not a one-way street. The behaviours of those who are addicted affect all of their close friends and family in a negative way. Unfortunately, wh
If you are trying to defeat urges to gamble you may find yourself in a precarious position. It’s hard to stop gambling, especially when it’s something you struggle with greatly. You should always seek out professional support
There are many types of addictions. The most obvious are alcohol, tobacco, and other drug addictions, but even uncontrolled gambling or compulsive video gaming can become destructive and change lives for the worse.
Compulsive gambling is an uncontrollable urge to continue to gamble despite it taking a negative toll on your life. Because gambling can stimulate the brain’s reward system, similar to drugs and alcohol, it can lead to a severe addictio
The Responsible Driver Program (RDP) in British Columbia is a remedial program for drivers who have received alcohol or drug related prohibitions on their driving record. The program from the Province of BC is provided by Stroh Health Care, and i
Often when family becomes involved in caring for a loved one who is addicted to alcohol or drugs, they do not realize how they are themselves being affected by the situation they find themselves in and often they do not know where or how to seek