Addiction or Compulsion: The Difference Between the Two

Addiction or Compulsion: The Difference Between the Two

More and more people seem to be claiming they have an addiction. However, they might actually have a compulsion. Nowadays it has become difficult to understand the difference between the two terms and find out whether something truly is an addiction or a compulsion. The two terms are very similar but also have very different […]

Addiction to Marijuana on the Rise

Addiction to Marijuana on the Rise

Addiction to marijuana is expected to rise substantially as states loosen medical marijuana laws and allow recreational marijuana use. Currently, two states allow marijuana use as a recreational drug, Colorado and Washington State, and 22 states allow marijuana for medical purposes. On May 30, the Republican controlled House voted 219-189 to stop the Justice Department […]