Why Consider Local IOP Treatment
10July

Why Consider Local IOP Treatment

Choosing A Local Intensive Outpatient Rehab Program There are considerable benefits in choosing a local intensive outpatient rehab program. An intensive drug rehab center provides the same standard of care as more costly inpatient rehab ce

New Study Casts Doubt on Current Despair Models of Addiction
04June

New Study Casts Doubt on Current Despair Models of Addiction

By Jessica Benson

The recent Hari/Hart/Lewis hypothesis that addiction is not primarily metabolic or genetic, but rather the result of "despair" or "sociological conditions" or "flawed learning," takes a major hit in a new report appearing in The National Bu

Hookah Smoking as Toxic as Cigarettes
04June

Hookah Smoking as Toxic as Cigarettes

By Jessica Benson

A new study has found that, contrary to widespread beliefs among users, hookahs filter out only a tiny proportion of the toxic metals found in tobacco smoke. The popularity of hookahs is driven by myths about their safety, such as the effec