Stress ups the risks for alcohol and drug abuse, and difficulty in getting treatment makes coping with addiction even harder during COVID, an expert argues.
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The relationship between smoking, substance use, and mental health among sexual and gender minority populations suggest a need for holistic treatment.
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Although nicotine's primary risk is addiction to tobacco, 83% of doctors strongly believe it directly contributes to heart disease, a new survey finds.
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The risk that young adults who receive an opioid prescription for the first time will develop a substance abuse problem isn't as high as believed.
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While playing video games isn't a problem for most, those who develop symptoms of gaming disorder are more anxious, aggressive, depressed, and shy.
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The social aspects of vaping drive teens and young adults to use Juul and other e-cigarettes, even though they know and understand the risks of doing so.
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