Adults Who Mix Cannabis with Opioids for Pain Report Higher Anxiety, Depression

They Have More Mental Health Issues Than Those Who Use Opioids Alone HOUSTON, Aug. 12 – A researcher from the University of Houston has found that adults who take prescription opioids for severe pain are more likely to have increased anxiety, depression and substance abuse issues if they also use marijuana. “Given the fact that cannabis potentially has analgesic properties, some people are turning to it to potentially manage their pain,” Andrew Rogers, said in […]

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

According to research, within the United States 20 million women and 10 million men suffer from a clinically significant illness associated with disordered eating such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa or binge eating disorder, at some time in their life. Many cases are likely not reported, in fact, reports suggest that the number of individuals seeking help decreases significantly when they are not aware of the options available to them. This week is National Eating […]