Bob Dylan’s journey: Drugs, suicide bid, and Nobel Prize

October 25, 2016 in Addiction, cocaine addiction, Depression, drug abuse, Marijuana

Bob Dylan has become the first songwriter to win a Nobel Prize. He had also won a Pulitzer Prize in 2008 for his profound impact on popular music and American culture. The recent development of Dylan winning one of the most prestigious awards given for outstanding contribution in the field of academic, cultural, or scientific advances, has received its own share of credit and critics. Some were disappointed that the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature did not go to an author but to a songwriter and that there were many authors who deserved it. However, many people in musical, academic, and literary committees have welcomed the decision. 

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 Tips for parents to fight drug addiction in children

August 11, 2016 in Depression, Drug Addiction, Substance Abuse

Addiction at any age is a serious issue, but when a teenager falls into the grip of substance abuse, the consequences could be significantly devastating. Nothing can be worse for parents when they discover that their teen abuses alcohol or drugs. But at the same time, parents are the most powerful influence to encourage their kids to inculcate healthy attitude toward drugs or alcohol.

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