Does Addiction Run in Families?

Does Addiction Run in Families?

If your family has a history of drug or alcohol abuse, it may seem as if you are destined to become addicted yourself or that you won’t be able to overcome your addiction because of your chaotic environment or familial influences. You may have heard that addiction is...
Combating Opioid Addiction in Texas

Combating Opioid Addiction in Texas

Like in many other areas of the United States, opioid addiction is a serious issue in Texas. While the state is home to four of the nation’s top 25 cities with the highest rates of opioid abuse, the overall number of opioid deaths is low. It was reported that in 2016,...