addiction

Creed’s Scott Stapp – Nightmare Fall Into Hell [VIDEO]
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube Singer Scott Stapp was on “The Dr. Oz Show” last week . . . talking about his struggle with addiction, and his nightmare mental breakdown last year.  Apparently, he’s on the road to recovery and he wants to record with&…
Dude Gets Disability Benefits for His Addiction to Heavy Metal
A Swedish man was recently awarded unemployment benefits after getting his addiction to heavy metal music classified as a disability. 42-year-old Roger Tullgren is a self-described metal head who says he got hooked on the stuff when his older brother brought home a Black Sabbath album in 1971. Since…
Are Older Adults the New Face of Addiction?
One generally associates the onset of drug and alcohol addiction with the recklessness of youth. However, two new studies are challenging those assumptions, with findings suggesting that older folks are also quite susceptible to addiction’s trap. The first, from the Substance Abuse and M…
Is Text Messaging the Newest Cure for Addiction?
It turns out suffers from alcohol dependency might be able to kick the habit by doing what comes natural… texting. Yup, a new study has found actual evidence that there may be a health benefit to text messaging. Research with young problem drinkers found those who sent and received weekly tex…