Recently, an article caught my eye (link) entitled “Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?” It discusses the possible deleterious effects that… Read more When correlation collides with causation
Recently, the US FDA issued a public health advisory warning the public not to use kratom, a substance purported to… Read more Kratom: Curse or Cure?
While I do believe that behaviors in excess can be called addictions, I must consider the counterpoint that doing this… Read more A Challenge to the Behavioral Addiction Concept
A little-commented on aspect of the opioid epidemic is the polypharmaceutical nature of the overdoses. For many deaths, it isn’t… Read more Benzodiazepines: Another Face of the Crisis
Boredom. The bane of modern existence. It is the trigger for relapse. It can also be extreme enough that it… Read more Boredom