Cross Addiction

cocaine addiction

The 12-step recovery programme is the path to a new life of sobriety. Many follow this successfully, but a significant proportion will relapse and find themselves back in the vicious cycle of addiction – shocked, sad and uncomprehending. How did this happen? One of the major reasons for relapse may be cross addiction. Addiction is …

Read More

Cryptocurrency Trading: The Tale of the Modern-Day Casino

Cryptocurrency Trading

One of the trendiest gambling joints of the modern age is not located in Las Vegas or Macau or Monte Carlo – it can be found in most houses, offices and pockets or purses – Cryptocurrency Trading. In the 21st century, anyone can place bets on horse races, sports, or the stock market from the …

Read More

Getting a Pay Rise may be Bad for your Health

Getting a Pay Rise may be Bad for your Health

Getting a Pay Rise may be Bad for your Health. Recently released statistics of drinking habits in the U.K. reveal several interesting trends about adult alcohol consumption and how habits have changed since 2005 among those aged 16 and over. According to the May 2018 report by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), salary, age, …

Read More

Is Social Media deliberately addictive?

The dangers of addiction to social media

Conspiracy to Confession: A Behind-the-Scenes Investigation Uncovers Social Media’s Deliberately Addictive Design In most eyes, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat are seen as a positive addition to our lives. They allow us to stay in touch with friends, reconnect with old colleagues, share funny stories, pictures and videos; and keep up with the latest trends. …

Read More

Cannabis – Decriminalise but Don’t Legalise?

the legalisation of cannabis

The Legalisation of Cannabis On Friday July 6th, a private members bill introduced by Paul Flynn, MP for Newport West  – the Legalisation of Cannabis (Medicinal Purposes) Bill, will receive its second reading. It is hoped that this will bring relief to thousands of sick people in the UK by legalising the use of cannabis …

Read More