My Brother was a Secret

2017-07-18T17:06:51+00:00

My oldest brother just passed away, he was an alcoholic for decades. He smoked too. He died holding his Chihuahua with his wife beside him. It was colon cancer that had metastasized everywhere. So with

My Brother was a Secret 2017-07-18T17:06:51+00:00

Quick: What’s Red, Salty, Chewy and Delicious?

2017-06-19T20:02:07+00:00

Quick, what's red, salty, chewy and delicious?  If you said bacon, you’re close… and not close at all. I’m talking about dulse (rhymes with pulse), which is a kind of seaweed, or technically a form

Quick: What’s Red, Salty, Chewy and Delicious? 2017-06-19T20:02:07+00:00

Should The Government Stay Out of Your Latte?

2017-06-12T20:56:44+00:00

You may have heard the sad news recently: a 16 year old boy died from an arrhythmia that occurred from ingesting too many caffeinated stimulants.  The lethal combination included a large Mountain Dew, a latte

Should The Government Stay Out of Your Latte? 2017-06-12T20:56:44+00:00

What If No One Can See Your Pain?

2017-04-12T23:26:17+00:00

From time to time, when yet another celebrity dies tragically from an overdose of painkillers, people ask me if I think prescription painkillers should be banned.  The answer is no, and today I'll tell you

What If No One Can See Your Pain? 2017-04-12T23:26:17+00:00

Benzodiazepine Dangers and Lies

2017-04-12T02:31:49+00:00

You know how you can warn a kid not to touch a hot stove, but he’ll do it because he has to learn “hot” for himself?   It’s the same with some medications. Despite numerous warnings

Benzodiazepine Dangers and Lies 2017-04-12T02:31:49+00:00

4 Tips to Stay Sober and Ease Withdrawal

2017-01-21T00:52:38+00:00

I feel like every family, including mine, has someone who is an alcoholic that wants to stop drinking. One of my relatives has struggled with alcoholism and drug addiction since he was 14. Now, at over

4 Tips to Stay Sober and Ease Withdrawal 2017-01-21T00:52:38+00:00