American Society of Addiction Medicine

Sugar is Not So Sweet

Oct 20, 2015
Rich Egger

I have hesitated to make good on a promise to expose sugar as an addictive substance.  It is as if I were doubting my mother's love or the core of my existence; for if little girls are made of sugar, what is the substance of women?  Are boys and men made of sugar as well?  

Doctors: Just Say No to Medical Marijuana

Apr 25, 2013

A group of doctors and drug-policy officials called on Illinois lawmakers to not approve a bill (HB 1) that would allow the medical use of marijuana.

The comments were made as the American Society of Addiction Medicine holds its annual meeting in Chicago.