Strong beliefs can treat nicotine addiction

Harnessing addicts in a strong belief system can help induce physiological changes to reverse-engineer nicotine addiction, a study suggests.

Health ministry intensifying drugs treatment programme

The health ministry is intensifying the drugs treatment programme on the evidence of United Nations's Methadone Maintenance Treatment (MMT) Programme, an official said Friday.

Drinking alcohol during puberty makes you addicts

People who begin drinking alcohol during puberty are more likely to become addicts, a German study has said.

Drug traders should be sensitised to addicts` woes: Court

Jailed drug traffickers should be sensitised to the agonies of drug addicts by making them visit periodically drug de-addiction centres, a DElhi court said.

Sex addicts fear intimacy: Study

Sex addicts feel threatened by intimacy and are more insecure about relationships than others.

Sex addicts fear intimacy: Study

Sex addicts feel threatened by intimacy and are more insecure about relationships than others.

Now, addicts get high from over-the-counter chemist shop drugs

Medicines used for managing menstrual pain and other such prescription drugs are becoming favourites among addicts in India who are exploiting the ready
availability of pharma drugs to get their high, say experts.

Now, addicts get high from over-the-counter chemist shop drugs

Medicines used for managing menstrual pain and other such prescription drugs are becoming favourites among addicts in India who are exploiting the ready
availability of pharma drugs to get their high, say experts.

Videogame addicts may become problem gamblers

Teenagers who are addicted to video games are more likely to develop obsessive and antisocial tendencies leading to gambling, says a new research.