I just got back from the yearly American Society of Addiction Medicine conference. As always, it was a treat. It’s so refreshing to be surrounding by other physicians who know addiction is a treatable illness and not a moral shortcoming. 522 more words
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What an exciting year for Medicine Freedom! Recent sentiment coming from Washington, D.C. is that common sense must continue to be applied to the research of Cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive component of the cannabis plant. 116 more words
An in-depth analysis of why the Dopamine Deficit Theory of Addiction does not explain Addiction, craving and relapse.
In the next week or so I will be critiquing a theory of addiction that has become common currency out there in internet land, which I find disturbing. 1,394 more words