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Taxi! (Humour) - Drinking Over Christmas. After surviving the holiday season, I would like to share a personal and life changing experience with my family and friends – involving drinking and driving. As you know, some of us have had brushes with the authorities from... Read More
PTSD: Agony and Ecstasy - In November of 2016, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave permission for the commencement of large-scale Phase 3 clinical trials into the use of MDMA (Ecstasy) in the treatment of PTSD. If successful, the trials could see an illicit street... Read More
Kratom: Medicinal or Criminal - The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) moved earlier this year to list the herbal supplement kratom as a Schedule 1 drug under the Controlled Substances Act. This would place kratom alongside Heroin, LSD, Morphine, and Ice as substances that have a high... Read More
Substance Use Disorder (SUD) - Alcohol and drug misuse and related disorders are major public health challenges that are taking an enormous toll on individuals, families, and society. Neighborhoods and communities as a whole are also suffering as a result of alcohol- and drug-related crime and violence,... Read More
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) - Borderline personality disorder (BPD), also known as emotionally unstable personality disorder, is a long-term pattern of abnormal behavior characterized by unstable relationships with other people, unstable sense of self, and unstable emotions. There is often an extreme fear of abandonment, frequent dangerous... Read More