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  • Carrie Fisher’s Substance Related Death is Revealed
    Carrie Fisher’s Substance Related Death is Revealed

    Carrie Fisher Dies from Addiction and Mental Illness The iconic American actress, author and screenwriter, Carrie Fisher died late December of 2016, at age 60. Fisher was best known for her role as a Star Wars Icon, Princess Leia Organa. On December 23 Fisher was rushed...


  • Trump and Addiction: America’s Future
    Trump and Addiction: America’s Future

    Trump, Addiction and His Vision for the U.S. At this point, it’s safe to say that the American society has felt disconnected from their government’s decision making, representatives and plans for a better future. Many have chosen to put their faith in President Donald J....


  • Pro-Opioid Pharma Campaign; Big Business, Big Money
    Pro-Opioid Pharma Campaign; Big Business, Big Money

    OxyContin Abroad Purdue Pharma is the manufacturer of OxyContin, which in recent years was the nation’s number one selling Painkiller. Due to the awareness of the Opioid epidemic within the United States being on the rise, this pharmaceutical company has decided to push Oxycontin sales...


  • Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 10<br>End Addiction to Prescription Drugs
    Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 10
    End Addiction to Prescription Drugs

    Dr. Josh Kane Head Researcher at A Better Today Recovery Services and Lecturer and ASU continues this series from Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 9 – Marketing ADHD Medications. Social Solutions for Social Disorders Big Pharma is locking us in a cage that makes it...


  • Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic Part 9<br>Marketing ADHD Medications
    Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic Part 9
    Marketing ADHD Medications

    Dr. Josh Kane Head Researcher at A Better Today Recovery Services and Lecturer and ASU continues this series from Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 8 – Adderall Abuse. Marketing Amphetamines Regardless of little evidence, Amphetamines are marketed as a prescription that can help children to...


  • Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 8<br>Adderall Abuse
    Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 8
    Adderall Abuse

    Dr. Josh Kane Head Researcher at A Better Today Recovery Services and Lecturer and ASU continues this series from Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 7 – ADHD & Amphetamine Prescriptions. Amphetamines and Housewives In the 1950s and 60s pharmaceutical companies started pushing Amphetamines to housewives...


  • Saturday Night Live Brings Heroin Epidemic To Late Night
    Saturday Night Live Brings Heroin Epidemic To Late Night

    Heroin AM Sketch Causes Controversy On Monday, April 18, Saturday Night Live (SNL) thrust the Heroin epidemic from America’s backyard into its living rooms with a sketch called “Heroin AM.” This sketch has been met with severe controversy on all sides from comments that it...


  • Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 7<br>ADHD & Amphetamine Prescriptions
    Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 7
    ADHD & Amphetamine Prescriptions

    Dr. Josh Kane Head Researcher at A Better Today Recovery Services and Lecturer and ASU continues this series from Big Pharma Opioid Epidemic, Part 6 – ADHD Over-Diagnosis. ADHD Over-Diagnosed and Over Prescribed While most of society knows what ADHD is and around 15 percent...


  • Should Drug Offenders Be Offered Treatment In Prison?
    Should Drug Offenders Be Offered Treatment In Prison?

    Should Drug Offenders be Offered Treatment in Prison? “Without a doubt,” says D.J. Diebold, a Behavioral Health Therapist in Scottsdale, Arizona. According to Diebold, 70-80 percent of those incarcerated are locked away because of drug or alcohol law violations. Not only do these people obtain...