Going through an alcohol testing procedure? Want to know how long it takes before alcohol leaves your system? Read more about alcohol detection and share the A4 poster @ basic alcohol detection timeline info. More here.
What are some obvious signs of alcohol problems? How should you act around someone in recovery? More here on spending the Holiday Season with family…and what you can do in cases of alcohol problems.
Why are alcohol problems so prevalent in the U.S.? A look into the factors that drive people to drink…and how addiction treatment can help.
Are you aware of the little things in the course of everyday life that signal an alcohol disorder? Learn what to look for in this guest article from Addiction Treatment Manager, Billy Henderson.
Alcohol is not body-friendly When you drink, you might feel relaxed, confident, and fun to be around. These pleasurable effects cant make it easy for you to push aside the negative consequences of drinking, such as: clouded thinking impaired motor functions poor judgement memory problems reduced coordination slowed reflexes … and the list goes on…negative effects […]
A look at the clinical definitions of “substance abuse” and “addiction” with signs of each. Plus, a section on the myths and truths related to using drugs. A basic primer for curious readers here.
Practical suggestions for how to talk with a friend about a drinking problem.
A deep look into the true harms of alcohol problems…with guidance on its identification and treatment. Learn more about what drinking does to you and then take hope! Alcohol problems have the highest treatment success rate. More here.
With 1 in 17 Americans abusing alcohol in the U.S., more than 10% of U.S. children live with a parent with alcohol problems. What is the face of a typical alcohol drinker? Learn in this infographic.
If you are concerned about a loved one’s drinking problem, how do you bring it up? Here are a few ideas to help you open up the drinking conversation and ways to prepare for the talk.