Addiction and Children – The Numbers

By Elizabeth Weidmer-Mikhail, MD, Psychiatrist, Enterhealth Ranch Medical Director With approximately 18 million individuals in the U.S. addicted to alcohol, The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence estimates there are about 26.8 million children …

Legal Status of Marijuana in the United States

by Harold C. Urschel III, MD, MMA, Enterhealth Chief Medical Strategist Under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, the use and/or possession of marijuana for any purpose is a federal crime. Under the Controlled Substances …

The Components of a Successful Recovery

When it comes to effectively treating drug and alcohol addiction, the treatment professionals at Enterhealth agree that a successful recovery is most often the result of multiple components working together to treat not just the …

Addiction Among the Retired

By Scott Trout, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating OfficerEnterhealth Ranch and Enterhealth Outpatient of Excellence A New and Alarming Trend In recent years, the number of older adults entering treatment for alcohol and drug addiction …