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Social Anxiety and Heavy Drinking

Social Anxiety and Heavy Drinking

Doctors and healthcare professionals may stress the danger of smoking, overeating, or under-exercising to your health. What gets mentioned less often is the toll that social anxiety takes on the mind, body, and spirit. What is Social Anxiety? Unfortunately, social...
Singlehood and Sobriety

Singlehood and Sobriety

Knights in shining armor, love at first sight, and Nicholas Sparks novels are all fun in fantasy, but expecting that kind of romance to happen in reality can lead to problems. Here’s a more realistic–and potentially much more fun–life goal: to be...
Mescaline on the Mind

Mescaline on the Mind

Anxiety, tachycardia, full body tremors, wacky hallucinations, psychosis, and cacti: oh my! (Wait–what the heck is tachycardia? It’s a fancy word for rapid heart rate.) These, minus cacti of course, are just a few of the effects of mescaline. That’s right,...