I quit Diet Coke.

Addictions come in many forms. Cigarettes and alcohol are the products most thought of as addictive substances, when we consider personal vices. However, studies have shown that a diet high in fat will trigger similar reactions in the brain (CNN.com). Obviously, narcotic substances have a much more dramatic and damaging impact, but the concepts are […]

Society is addicted to addictions.

This post is not about anything as expertly diagnosed as substance abuse. The evidence to support the physical and psychological impact that all forms of chemical addictions can cause the human body and their impacts on society are readily available. However, I believe that we throw the word addiction around too easily. Obviously, if a […]