Alcohol detox can be very uncomfortable. But medical treatment can make withdrawal symptoms less intense. Learn here what awaits you during an alcohol detox and be better prepared for the road to sobriety.
Find the answers on all major questions surrounding the nature and causes of alcohol addiction, as well as its treatment options. More specifics about the treatment of alcohol addiction here.
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.
Some teens may seem OK on the outside. But how can you identify a High Functioning Alcoholic? Signs and traits of alcoholism in teens 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.
What’s the difference between drinking in moderation and having a drinking problem? Here we review the definitions of each. We also talk about potential benefits of moderate alcohol consumption, as well as the consequences of chronic, long-term, or binge drinking. Learn how alcohol can be used to benefit or harm you.
Facing drinking problems? Looking for a way out? Alcohol Helplines can offer you support, understanding, and guidance. More about alcohol hotlines and what to expect during and after the conversation here.
Chronic alcohol abuse can damage the central nervous system (CNS) and peripheral nervous system. It can also cause severe health effects to all other parts of your body. Read this article and learn about the long term effects of alcohol on the body.
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.