When your adult child is a recovering addict, that sense of dread stays front and center — and I’m not sure it ever really goes away.
Cancer, cystic fibrosis and other chronic pain patients struggle to find doctors who will prescribe them painkillers amid the opioid addiction crisis.
Addiction is a part of Andy Hopson's family: it hooked his grandfathers, father, brothers, sister, his sons, nearly everyone, except his mom.
Michelle Hildebrandt, a 32-year-old single mother without health insurance or money to pay for a rehabilitation center, believed going to jail would be her only chance of getting clean.
"I, myself, as a father, put handcuffs on her and kept her in jail for about four months. I honestly knew in my heart if I didn't do this, who's to say it wouldn't have happened sooner?"
MSNBC host Mika Brezinski opened up about her lifelong addiction to sugar. An expert explains how you can work to curb your own.
The 51-year-old journalist and liberal political commentator got candid about recognizing her disordered eating and what she’s been doing to fix it.
The depiction of Dionysus, the God of wine, was symbolic for the artist as the ancient god represented his battle with alcohol addiction.
Dr. Steven R. Henson was convicted of prescribing what a judge described as “massive amounts of opioids ... with little demonstrated need.”