Methamphetamine use has taken off in the U.S., but what makes it such a hot commodity?
Mental Health Problems, Substance Abuse Go Hand in Hand
Learn how mental health problems and substance abuse are often seen together.
At what point does Internet surfing become so compulsive that psychologists would call it an addiction?
Let It Go: Taming Soft Addictions
Downtime is America's favorite pastime, but could you really be suffering from a soft addiction?
When Alcohol Becomes a Problem
Alcohol-use disorders (AUDs) are probably the most common mental disorders in the United States: Nearly one person in seven suffers from an AUD at some time in his or her life.
The Internet brings people together from all over the world. But when users become obsessed, their lives can fall apart.
Shopping Spree, or Addiction?
What happens when shopping spirals out of control, and in some cases, becomes an addiction?
Gambling Wave Sets Stage for Addiction
Glamorization of gambling may create a new generation of addicts.