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Legal Drugs

Legal drugs such as alcohol, caffeine and nicotine may not be against the law, but they are still potentially harmful and addictive. Find out more about these everyday substances, why people use them, and the risks they carry. Drugs which are manufactured as legal alternatives to illegal drugs are also potentially harmful, and may suddenly become illegal.
  1. Alcohol (103)
  2. Caffeine (13)
  3. Legal Highs (16)
  4. Nicotine (11)

Understanding an Alcohol or Nicotine Addict
Trying to understand an alcohol or nicotine addict? Understand how an addict feels before, during and after drinking or smoking.

New Years Resolutions for Addictive Personalities
Do you have an addictive personality? Want to make changes in your life? Make a new year's resolution that will deal with your most stubborn habits and addictions.

Evidence-Based Therapy for Addiction
Therapy for addiction is big business. And people struggling with addictions, and their loved ones, are often desperate by the time they seek help, but are overwhelmed with the multitude of options promising a new life free of alcohol and drugs, while real life stories warn of relapse and life savings thrown away on ineffective scams. So how can you make a wise decision when you don't know what is truly effective? The main evidence-based therapies for addiction are covered in this article.

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