In California we are faced with fires that rip through the mountains and neighborhoods devouring anything in its path. We have grown accustomed to watching the helicopter scoop/suck up water from nearby parks and lakes as they rush to drop it on the thirsty fires. All this drama unfolds before us on TV or as an eyewitness.
As parents we educate our children/teens about drugs and alcohol citing the addictive nightmares this can have on their lives. But, are you aware that cutting oneself, eating disorders, porn, anxiety, virtual gaming, shopping and gambling can also be addictive and have similar results? read more