The holidays can be a time of indulgence, even for people with the strictest of lifestyles. With one party and social obligation after another, drinking – both in terms of frequency and quantity - can get out of hand. Sometimes it’s nice to take a...

The holidays can be stressful even under the best circumstances. But when a family member or friend is recovering from a substance abuse issue, there can be an added layer of worry and concern that tinges even the happiest of times. And while it can...

Whether it’s alcohol, drugs, cigarettes, food, gambling or something else, anyone recovering from an addiction has experienced it – that nagging feeling of want. It takes over your thoughts and becomes the focus of your world. But what is it? Where does it come from?...