Raising a Child When in Recovery

Being a parent in recovery can be a scary, overwhelming and sometimes confusing thing all at once.

Ending the Cycle and Starting Anew

One writer shares why she decided to turn away from drinking alcohol the day she found herself at the brink of dying.

It's Going to Take Time: Rebuilding Trust

If we stay sober and work towards becoming the person we were meant to be, our actions will convince our loved ones more than our promises ever could.

Is There a Life After Heroin

It may take longer to create your life than it did to destroy it, but the road to sobriety is a change you'll never regret.

Can Prescription Meds Cause Obesity in Kids?

One doctor warns that by prescribing certain drugs, we could be contributing to the obesity epidemic in the United States.

Why I Had to Hit Rock Bottom to Get Sober

One writer talks about how his early start with drug and alcohol abuse led him to a psychiatric ward where he found new hope for sobriety.

Zohydro ER: What's All the Fuss?

Each extended-release pill contains up to five times more of the narcotic than previously available combination pills, such as Vicodin.

U.N. Conference Examines International Drug Policy

Making addiction treatment more universally accessible, especially to people with lower income, is imperative.

"Lindsay": Through the Eyes of a Fellow Addict

Like millions of Americans, one writer watched the first episode of the new docuseries "Lindsay" and shares her thoughts.

Easy Meditation Tips for Beginners

To the beginner, the thought of starting a meditation practices could be daunting, but here are some tips to help you get started.