Robin Williams had a long history of depression and substance abuse, which can lead to suicide. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on his age possibly being a factor too.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
The growing addiction problem is adding to the number of emergency room visits, rescue calls, treatment placements and deaths in Philadelphia every year.
Research shows that regular family meals make a difference in the children’s well being – developing vocabulary and empathy and avoiding teenage problems.