Perez's 3-year-old son, Noah, suffers from intractable epilepsy and severe seizures. She spends all day by Noah's side taking care of him, making sure he takes six medications every day. Five additional nurseries are growing and extracting oil from cannabis, according to the DOH, and could soon join Trulieve in ... Read More


WASHINGTON — Gov. Charlie Baker joined the Bay State’s Democratic congressional delegation in calling for Congress to back President Obama’s $1.1 
billion plan to address the opioid abuse crisis in Massachusetts and beyond. “I appreciate the fact that Congress is working on this,” the Republican governor said of the bipartisan ... Read More


MDMA, short for 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, is most commonly known as “Ecstasy” or “Molly.” It is a manmade drug that produces energizing effects similar to the stimulant class amphetamines as well as psychedelic effects, similar to the hallucinogen mescaline. MDMA is known as a “club drug” because of its popularity in ... Read More



Drug Treatment

/ Drug & Alcohol Support
Treatment helps people stop using the drugs they're addicted to. Treatment can include talk therapy, medicine, or both. It helps them learn to fight the urges to use drugs again, and it helps them regain control in their lives. People start taking drugs for different reasons. Sometimes it's because they're upset ... Read More


The nature vs. nurture debate for addiction is still raging on, and it may never be resolved. There’s a billion factors to consider, and none of them are a sure thing. It’s not as clear cut as A = B, or even A + B = C. We can’t say for ... Read More