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Shopping Addiction Issues Increasing Among Men

May 10, 2015|Behavioral Addiction, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

Can men really suffer from a shopping addiction? Just like drug addiction, alcoholism, gambling addiction, and compulsive eating, shopping addiction affects women and men. Although you may not think of […]

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Could There Really Be A Cure For Cokeheads?

April 29, 2015|Drug Addiction, Substance Abuse, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

Cocaine, the party drug of the 1980s, never went away, even more than two decades later. This wake-me-up stimulant is still used by millions of people and it’s more than […]

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Can Your Sleepless Teen Turn Into A Substance Abuser?

October 10, 2014|Health and Wellness, Substance Abuse, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

  Can Your Sleepless Teen Turn Into a Substance Abuser? If you’re the parent of a teen, you have a lot of things to worry about. Will he fail math […]

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Are You Having A Drynuary?

August 6, 2014|Health and Wellness, The Control Center | 3 Min Read

After the party-filled nights (and days too, let’s be honest) of the holiday season, and particularly that New Year’s Eve bender, a lot of us are rethinking our drinking. After […]

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Shopping Addiction & Compulsive Buying: A Growing Concern In America

October 10, 2013|Health and Wellness, Mental Health, The Control Center | 3 Min Read

“When I shop, the world gets better, and the world is better, but then it’s not, and I need to do it again.” Have you seen the movie, Confessions of […]

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Amanda Bynes Comes Clean On Eating Disorder

July 10, 2013|Behavioral Addiction, Health and Wellness, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

Amanda Bynes comes clean: she has an eating disorder. How does she announce it? As only a young Hollywood lady can, by posting pictures of herself on Twitter with majorly […]

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Lindsey Vonn Makes Light Of Tiger Woods’ Sex Addiction

May 1, 2013|Sex Addiction, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

What makes a relationship really official? Facebook! Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn each put a message up on Facebook confirming the rumors of their relationship. Not that it was a […]

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Prescription Drugs And The NFL

April 10, 2013|Drug Addiction, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

The NFL (the National Football League) has not been identified in the same way as baseball and steroids, but new reports are surfacing that prescription drug abuse is a major […]

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Chinese Man Has Spent Past Six Years At On-Line Cafe

April 10, 2013|Behavioral Addiction, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

Imagine sitting in the same chair, doing the same activity for 2,190 days in a row. One Chinese man has spent the past 6 years at an online cafe, only […]

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Are You A Relationship Addict?

March 10, 2013|Behavioral Addiction, Mental Health, The Control Center | 4 Min Read

Heroin, cocaine, alcohol, and relationships. Do you feel like one of these is not like the other? You may be surprised to find out that all four of these “substances,” […]

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