The Connection Between ADHD and Addiction

The Connection Between ADHD and Addiction

Adult attention deficit disorder (ADHD) is a mental health condition that starts early in childhood and effects some 3 million Americans. When left untreated or undiagnosed, it can be carried into one’s adult life, leading to poor work performance, unstable...
Antisocial Behavior and Addiction

Antisocial Behavior and Addiction

There is a strong connection between antisocial tendencies and addiction. Not only are people who are antisocial more prone to addiction, but addiction can also lead to antisocial behavior. Social withdrawal is more common than many people realize. There are a lot of...
The Myth of the Addictive Personality

The Myth of the Addictive Personality

From drinking a pot of coffee and smoking three packs of cigarettes a day to excessive alcohol consumption and drug use, there’s always been the notion that some people are more prone to addiction than others. Many people claim they have an addictive personality,...
Remembering Those Lost to Addiction

Remembering Those Lost to Addiction

The number of people lost to addiction each year is staggering. And, as these numbers continually increase, we also lose many celebrities and outstanding figures to this unfortunate epidemic. Addiction isn’t subject to any specific person, and overdose doesn’t care...