Main Cause of Addiction: Loneliness

This is a fascinating article? about the roots of addiction. The article’s premise is that the main cause of drug use and addiction is not the drug itself, it is the lack of human connection a person has at the time. “Professor Peter Cohen argues that human beings have a deep need to bond and

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You Know It’s Bad When…

We are all aware that Super Bowl ads cost an obscene amount of money.  $5 million for just 30 seconds of air-time. That is why I was so surprised by one of the commercials that aired during the game. It was an “educational PSA-type” ad, not for opioids, but for Opioid Induced Constipation (OIC)​.  This minute-long

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