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How to Celebrate Without Alcohol

How to Celebrate Without Alcohol

Life is full of wonderful moments worth celebrating. From engagements and anniversaries to promotions and birthday parties, these events offer a bright spot in our calendars. Most people mark these occasions by popping the bubbly or pouring the wine. However, there are plenty of alcohol-free ways to celebrate life’s momentous events. 10 Alcohol-Free Ways to…

Chicago's Heroin Highway

Chicago’s Heroin Highway

Chicago is known for many things — world-class sports teams, deep-dish pizza, Chicago-style hot dogs and an infamous, storied history of organized crime. While the days of gangsters and prohibition-age bootlegging are long gone, a modern crime wave has swept the city, making Chicago a heroin hot spot. As the heart of Midwest travel and…

Substance Use Awareness for Men's Health Month

Substance Use Awareness for Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Month, highlighting the different precautions men can take to prioritize their health and prevent future issues. Throughout the month, there are different ways men can look after their health through screenings, outreach activities and health fairs. The Importance of Men’s Health Month While Men’s Health Month brings awareness to men’s physical…

Substance Use Awareness for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Substance Use Awareness for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

As the fastest-growing minority group in the U.S., Asian Americans have made multiple advancements in the U.S., and Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebrates those achievements. However, this minority group faces other challenges that can lead to difficulties. Although Asian Americans have a lower percentage of substance use disorders than other minority groups in the U.S.,…