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  • [Read Article] Millions of Americans in Denial About Their Own Substance Abuse

    While millions of Americans habitually smoke pot, drink alcohol, snort cocaine and swallow prescription drugs, too many drug users who meet the criteria for needing treatment do not recognize they have a problem.

    Published: Tue July 14, 2009

  • [Read Article] Why is Change Such a Challenge?

    For many, the recommendations and suggestions our doctors and other health professionals make are not new. However, their suggestions are different from the way that most of us live our day to day lives. We know candy from the vending machine adds emp

    Published: Thu September 10, 2009

  • [Read Article] Guys, Relatinships and Porn: Part Deux

    If you suspect that the use of pornography is coming between you and your wife or girlfriend, it probably is. It’s not something that’s totally comfortable for guys to talk about with their women, and yet for a lot of couples, it’s the elephan

    Published: Tue September 15, 2009

  • [Read Article] Understanding Female Sexuality

    Our sexuality is something that we, as women, have a right to enjoy! Our sexuality is an important part of who we are. Sexual feelings and responses are a central expression of our emotional, physical and spiritual selves.

    Published: Fri November 20, 2009

  • [Read Article] 5 Ways to Help You Deal with Alcoholism during the Holdiays

    It’s that time of the year again when everyone is supposed to “drink and be merry.” For some, a couple of drinks are fine, but for others dealing with alcoholism, it can be a burden and an agonizing temptation. It all comes back to the famous

    Published: Wed December 30, 2009

  • [Read Article] Holidays Beckon: What's an Overshopper To Do?

    Consciousness is the watchword for problem shoppers, particularly as the holiday season approaches, and most particularly amidst all the over-optimistic talk of economic recovery. Consciousness means not allowing yourself to shop as a way of trying

    Published: Tue December 08, 2009

  • [Read Article] MIDDLE AGED BABY BOOMERS AND ADDICTION

    WHY AREN’T YOU AS SUCCESSFUL AT HOME AS YOU ARE AT WORK? Wednesday, January 20, 2010 By: Dr. Patricia R. Rose Women and men business professionals have some issues in common; but, there are issues more likely to affect men than women and vice v

    Published: Tue January 19, 2010

  • [Read Article] Why Karen Could Not Lose Weight

    Karen was a 46 year old overweight woman. She had been overweight for as long as she could remember. She had read every diet book and tried every diet in the market for decades with no result. South Beach, Atkins, Jenny Craig, Vegetarian, Dissociate

    Published: Thu January 28, 2010

  • [Read Article] How to Recognize Computer Addiction & What to Do

    According to the Media Research Lab at Iowa State University, about 8.5 percent of 8-to-18-year-old children can be considered addicted to video games. And nearly 1 in 4 children, (more boys than girls) admit they've felt like their video game playi

    Published: Tue January 26, 2010

  • [Read Article] Are You Addicted to Facebook (or Twitter, JDate or Internet)?

    The "social media" fad has convinced us that it is a good time investment to spend hours in front of the computer, post every step we walk, twit every time we go to the bathroom, and become part of this culture of peeping Tom's and exhibitionists. W

    Published: Mon February 22, 2010