The People's Perspective on Medicine
Judson Brewer, MD, PhD, author of The Craving Mind
Podcasts

Show 1152: Can You Conquer Your Cravings with Mindfulness?

Mindfulness and curiosity can help interrupt a habit loop, conquer your cravings and overcome addiction.

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Alcoholism

Why the Holidays Hold Hidden Medication Risks!

Drug and alcohol interactions could turn you into a mean and nasty person. Some drugs can also boost blood alcohol levels. Could that lead to a DWI arrest?

Older adult female offering a bottle of wine and glass sitting alone
Alcoholism

Is Too Much Alcohol Bad for the Brain?

A little alcohol may help you live longer but will too much alcohol lead to brain damage and dementia? French researchers say yes!

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Alcoholism

Naltrexone for Alcohol Problem: Will It Work?

Almost everyone has been touched by an alcohol problem. A friend or family member may be susceptible. Is there a drug that can help overcome alcohol dependency? What about naltrexone?

Alcoholism

Naltrexone Cuts Urge to Drink

Podcasts

753 Overcoming Alcohol Dependence

Alcoholism

New Treatments for Alcoholism