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Pandemic Stress Driving Parents to Drink

It’s no secret that isolation, stress, and boredom are triggers for alcohol abuse. Unfortunately, the novel coronavirus pandemic has delivered all three in spades. One particular demographic has been showing a disturbing increase in alcohol consumption: parents.  Parents Are Drinking…

Impulse Control Disorder and Drug Use 

The ability to control one’s impulses in favor of evaluating the situation, evaluating alternative actions, making plans, and avoiding engaging in actions that we may regret or may be harmful…