Pat McGovern

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The Addictive Personality Isn't What You Think It Is

<i>In her new book Maia Szalavitz recalls her behavior as a child in school and at home. Anxious, bright and slightly obsessive, she didn't seem to fit</i> …

Addiction is not a disease: A neuroscientist argues that it’s time to change our minds on the roots of substance abuse

A psychologist and former addict insists that the illness model for addiction is wrong, and dangerously so<p>The mystery of addiction — what it is, what causes it and how to end it — threads through most of our lives. Experts estimate that one in 10 Americans is dependent on alcohol and other drugs, …

Feeling Stressed? This Mindfulness Website Will Help Put Your Problems In Perspective In Just 60 Seconds

Having one of those days when it feels like you're carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders? A new website has a brilliantly simple …

Meet America’s first drug dealer: Arnold Rothstein’s wild, real-life 1920s “Sopranos” story

The modern drug war started with Arnold Rothstein, a criminal master so feared he managed to rig the World Series<p>As I dug deeper, I realized there was a hole in the story of the start of the drug war—a large and cavernous one. It is possible to piece together how this all began through the eyes of …

12-Minute Bodyweight Muscle Burner Workout | Men's Health

That’s why you should always have a super fast, but super effective workout in your back pocket.<p>A workout that you can pull out whenever you’re on the road or too busy to get to the gym or too exhausted for a longer routine. A quick workout that will make you sweat, boost your energy, and make you …

Surprising secrets about flying

Not to make you all “There’s a man on the wing” paranoid, but there’s a lot that goes on aboard airplanes that we just don’t know about. In our travelers’ haze of in-flight movies, naps, and conversations with seat mates, we miss some intriguing (and sometimes unpleasant) parts of the flying …

Flying

How to skateboard in 1965

Skateboarding in New York City<p>Sidewalk surfers on the streets and in the parks of NYC<p>"Sidewalk surfing" — the original moniker for what we now call …

Extreme Sports

Teen Arrested for Murder After Incriminating Himself with Snapchat Selfie with Body

A 16-year-old Pittsburgh teenager has been arrested for murder after taking a selfie with the body and sending the photographic evidence of his crime …

Trial comes for Marine accused of killing 'American Sniper'

Eddie Ray Routh had been talking crazy for a while. So when he showed up on his sister's doorstep one afternoon two Februarys ago and claimed to have shot two men, she didn't know what to think.<p>But when Laura Blevins saw the big black custom pickup truck in the driveway, not Eddie's Volkswagen …

Packers player had $190K, 357 grams of pot on him when arrested

Packers defensive tackle Letroy Guion had almost $200,000 and over 350 grams of marijuana with him when he was arrested on Tuesday in Florida.<p>What …

NFL