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5 How can I best help an alcoholic in need?

How can I best help an alcoholic in need?

April 2nd, 2015

The key to helping an alcoholic is to detach from managing the behavior, love them, and let go of the outcome. More on how to do that here.

2 How is powdered alcohol abused?

How is powdered alcohol abused?

March 27th, 2015

Powdered alcohol is a relatively new form of alcohol, and people are already figuring out ways to misuse it. We review the details here.

2 Is alcohol withdrawal dangerous?

Is alcohol withdrawal dangerous?

March 23rd, 2015

Yes, alcohol withdrawal CAN be dangerous, especially if you are a heavy or long time drinker. We review the main reasons you should seek medical help during alcohol withdrawal here.

3 Why do some people become alcoholics?

Why do some people become alcoholics?

March 17th, 2015

What are the risk factors for the development of alcoholism in some people? What can you do to avoid the risks and where can you go for help? We answer these and other questions, here.

Is acamprosate effective?

Is acamprosate effective?

January 28th, 2015

Yes. Acamprosate appears useful in helping people diagnosed with alcohol dependence to stay sober by decreasing cravings. More on its effectiveness and success as a treatment option here.

7 How to Treat Alcohol Withdrawal

How to Treat Alcohol Withdrawal

January 16th, 2015

Alcohol withdrawal treatment includes management of symptoms using prescription medications. In fact, the primary goals of treating alcohol withdrawal are to prevent seizures and/or delirium tremens and to moderate discomfort related to autonomic instability. More on the treatment of alcohol withdrawal here,

2 Going to rehab on probation: What to expect

Going to rehab on probation: What to expect

December 27th, 2014

What’s it like to go to rehab while on probation? An insider look here.

3 10 ways to stay sober during the holidays

10 ways to stay sober during the holidays

December 12th, 2014

How do you get through the holidays without picking up a drink or getting high? Plan, relax, and set limits. More tips here.

5 Mobile monitoring devices for alcohol relapse: INTERVIEW with Soberlink

Mobile monitoring devices for alcohol relapse: INTERVIEW with Soberlink

December 3rd, 2014

How can a mobile monitoring device really help alcohol relapse prevention? We interview Brad Keays, the CEO and inventor of Soberlink, on this new approach to alcohol relapse prevention using technology.

1 The Holidays in an alcohol or addicted family: 3 tips for survival

The Holidays in an alcohol or addicted family: 3 tips for survival

November 20th, 2014

The Holidays, we are told, are the happiest time of the year. Crisp, cold days, flurries of snow, gathering around the fire and sitting together to enjoy a beautiful meal – these are the images of the ideal from Thanksgiving to Hannukah to Christmas to New Year.

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