I recently experienced a shoulder injury. No, I wasn’t pumping iron, again (jokey-joke). But, when I went to see my physician-specialist, he made three recommendations. The first was an offer of a prescription for opioid painkillers.  Well, as an addictions specialist, that was not an option for me. Statistics tell us that that scenario is […]

Breaking into the job market is tough for all recent college grads, but a new study shows that African-Americans have a significantly harder time than…

The U.S. economy posted its third consecutive month of job growth in June stating that U.S employers had added 80,000 jobs in June barely passing May’s 77,000 added jobs. The U.S. gained just 225,000 jobs in the past three months combined, fewer than in January alone and the weakest quarter of job growth since 2010. […]