Ask Amy: Shopping addict builds mountain of merchandise

Ask Amy: Shopping addict builds mountain of merchandise
Dear Amy: My wife is a shopaholic. She is constantly buying clothes, purses, shoes, gifts for people and things we don't need. Our house is starting to get full of all this stuff, and I am really worried about our future. I have tried to help by … Read more on

Confessions of a San Angelo Meth Addict
Help is not easy to find for the addiction, he says, because people don't understand the problems of users. In some cases, he says, people actually do need medication for mental problems, others would benefit from counseling or from just talking to … Read more on San Angelo LIVE!

Heroin addicts face barriers to treatment
NEW YORK — As the ranks of heroin users rise, increasing numbers of addicts are looking for help but are failing to find it — because there are no beds in packed facilities, treatment is hugely expensive and insurance companies won't pay for … Read more on Daily Union

The Secret World of Drug-Addict Doctors
Given all the lives lost and harmed by this problem, perhaps the doctor-nurse same-day overdose will at least help demonstrate the ubiquity of addiction and the fact that it doesn't conform along socioeconomic lines. Drug addiction is a disease—an … Read more on Daily Beast

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