New research suggests that helping others—and the sense of belonging it brings—can help alcohol and drug addicts stay sober.
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Binge-drinking students have lower grades, worse health, and more legal problems. A new study suggests a strategy that might help.
A new study challenges the idea that addiction might be hardwired in our brains.
The best way to win the drug war might not be police or prisons, argues Johann Hari. Instead, we should strive to reduce feelings of isolation.
About half of substance abusers who enter treatment use again within a year. Can it help to cultivate moment-to-moment awareness?
In the controversy around an honor for Whitney Houston, Jason Marsh finds lessons about the nature of heroism and compassion.
Christine and Rona talk about Christine's commencement speech at UC Berkeley, which was about the three things she wished she'd known about…
Many kids are anxious, depressed, and stressed. They are self-medicating with drugs and alcohol, and they are cutting themselves. Let's…