Robert Downey on Iron Man and Drug Addiction

Iron Man Pressure is Nothing Compared to Drug Addiction | Robert Downey Jr will be reprising his role as Iron Man for the sixth time in Captain America: Civil War and he can feel the pressure. “Everybody rises from the ashes many times in a lifetime and at the...

Impaired Professionals in Medicine

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery specializes in treating impaired professionals. Our philosophy: We treat addiction on all levels – Physical, Emotional, Spiritual. Our Average Client Age is 45 – 65. | Addiction in the Medical Profession | Addiction and alcoholism are diseases...

Alcoholism in Men: Killer Disease

Alcohol is a killer disease, and it’s killing men at an alarming rate. What’s going on and what can be done to curb the tide? In a report published by SAMHSA [1] in 2015, some 16.3 million adults, ages 18 and older, suffered from an Alcohol Use Disorder[2] (AUD) in...

Opioid Prescription Painkillers Addiction Treatment

Understanding the Opioid Prescription Addiction Problem It’s in the news everywhere you turn: opioid prescription painkiller addiction has reached epidemic proportions. Opioid Addiction Statistics In 2014 alone approximately 10.3 million people reported non-medical...

Tom McGrath Running to Recovery

Running Helped Tom Beat Addiction | Once he had run clear across the United States, but in July of 2004 Tom McGrath was in really bad shape. His doctors gave him only days to live: his alcohol use was killing him. Born in 1950 in Northern Ireland, Tom had always been...