I Grew as a Person and It Sucks
It was not for moral reasons that I finally quit engaging in casual sex, sexting, and the cultivation of crushes and romantic obsessions. But, for me, the pain of disappointment and chemical withdrawal eventually became so fierce that I had to quit the...
The Withdrawal I Experienced After Quitting Cymbalta Was Worse Than My Depression
I was prescribed Cymbalta at age 17. Years later, when I tried to get off the drug, the withdrawal I experienced was excruciating.
What it's Like to Grow Up With an Alcoholic Mum
It's an embarrassing, never-ending story that makes me feel like a cliché.
Valium Can Be Harder to Withdraw from Than Heroin
Sadly, I only found out once I'd become addicted – at 26.
Our Weed Columnist Briefly Quit Smoking Weed for the First Time in Over Nine Years
Detoxing for the first time in more than nine years.