Alcoholic drinking and possible thiamine deficiency can result in brain disorders. Learn how to treat or reverse adverse effects of chronic drinking or alcoholism by increasing your thiamine levels here.
Seven questions you can ask yourself to find out if you are in a codependent relationship with an addict, or not.
Four steps to making positive changes in a codependent relationship with an addict. 1. Take ownership. 2. Let go. 3. Change focus. 4. Reach out for help. More here on ending or getting out of a codependent relationship. Your questions are welcomed at the end.
In an effort to help a child overcome addiction, parents may begin enabling behavior. But how do parents enable? And why does enabling persist? We explore here.
You can identify an addiction using common sense as well as physical, behavioral and psychological warning signs. More here on identifying addiction.
You can stop enabling an addict and let them fact the consequences of their actions. How? 5 tips on how to stop enabling here.
Is alcoholism a symptom of mental illness, depression or underlying imbalances in the brain? Yes, possibly. We explore here.
The Buddhist approach to addiction is about mindfulness. Learn what mindfulness is and how you can increase mindful moments in addiction recovery here.
Signs of enabling behaviors include lost sleep, financial problems and fantasizing. More on how enabling behaviors and addiction are related here (plus, how you can stop enabling!).
In A.A., they say to wait at least a year before entering into a relationship. But can A.A. relationships help your recovery, too?