Addiction

The big disconnect: how to tackle tech addiction

We’re more digitally connected than ever before, and it’s having a chilling impact on our health, wellbeing and relationships. But society is also taking steps to deal with this new and growing problem. How do we save ourselves from internet addiction?

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How a Lost Purse Got a Heroine Addict on the Path to Recovery

Aeric McCoy was a heroin addict living on the streets of Baltimore when he found Kaitlyn Smith’s abandoned purse in an alley back in July. Little did he know, that purse would become his key to recovery. When he found the expensive purse in “an unsavory part of town”, he found

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Man Donates $25M to Texas University School of Social Work to Relieve Student Debt Because ‘They’re Heroes’

Steve Hicks, a telecommunications pioneer and University of Texas Regent, has donated what might be the largest ever gift in higher education toward the field of social work to help alleviate the debt for those he said are doing “God’s work.” “Social work students commit to dedicate their lives to

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