If you’re in recovery from a drug or alcohol addiction, your diet should play an important role. It can be tempting to give in to cravings for sugar and junk food since you’re making such a big sacrifice in giving up substance abuse, but it’s better to resist these urges.
Bipolar disorder can be a challenge to the person living with the illness, as well as those closest to them. People with bipolar do better when family members are part of their ongoing counseling treatment. Family members are better equipped to support their loved one when they are receiving steady support and encouragement themselves. Research shows that everyone benefits from greater participation in the process.
Antisocial behavior is common among populations of homeless people. These groups suffer from very high rates of drug addiction, alcoholism, mental health disorders, violent behavior, family breakdown, sex work, begging, crime and other behaviors that can fall under this heading.