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Jacobs featured in ‘Through an Addict’s Eyes’

‘Through an Addict’s Eyes’ tells the story of Travis Peterson, a veteran who became addicted to pain pills after he and his team were struck by a suicide bomber in Fallujah. Dr. Bill Jacobs, chief of addiction medicine at the Medical College of...

Read: Recognize signs of alcohol problem

U.S. News & World Report: May 5, 2015 More than 17 million Americans suffer from alcohol abuse or dependence. But not everyone can tell when heavy drinking crosses the line to alcoholism. To help people identify when drinking becomes a problem...

5 signs could suggest alcohol addiction

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Other than tobacco, alcohol is the most commonly used addictive substance in the United States, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, and about 17.6 million people suffer from abuse or dependence. In...

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