Alcoholism

Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

The Impact of Alcohol Abuse During Pregnancy

effects of alcohol abuse during pregnancy

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Pregnant women face a number of challenges when expecting. They give their bodies over to a growing fetus, endure physical pain and upset, and also experience psychological effects that can complicate their everyday lives. For a pregnant woman who is not an alcoholic, these and other challenges can present themselves on a daily basis. Those … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

Alcoholism During Pregnancy

alcoholism during pregnancy

Monday, June 1, 2020

If you are struggling with alcoholism during pregnancy, you are certainly not alone. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that 1 in 9 pregnant women drink alcohol while about 4% binge drink. On top of that, 3.39 babies per every 1,000 born in the United States have Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome or NAS. … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

Alcohol Withdrawal Timeline

upset alcoholic woman sitting on counter

Monday, January 27, 2020

Alcohol is the most widely abused mind-altering substance across the United States. More than 21 million Americans are addicted to mind-altering substances, but a startling 15 million of those Americans are addicted to alcohol. Once addicted to alcohol, stopping use can be near impossible without the help of professionals. For many, the stages of alcohol … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

What Addiction Does to Families

Family

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Families who have one or more people experiencing a substance use disorder know just how impactful this disease can be both on their loved ones and themselves. They understand the pain, heartbreak, and resentment that can develop in the face of this insidious disease. They also know that as long as a substance use disorder … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

Alcoholism Among Rural Older Adults: A Growing Problem

Alcohol addiction

Friday, February 16, 2018

As the opioid epidemic drags on, it can be all too easy to forget that alcohol use disorder (AUD), better known as alcoholism, remains a growing threat, especially for older adults living in rural areas. As drug and alcohol abuse among celebrities, teens, young adults, and veterans has entered the public consciousness, alcoholism among rural … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

Types of Alcoholics

5 Types of Alcoholics

Thursday, November 2, 2017

More than 14 million American adults struggle with the disease of alcoholism. This disease tears through friends and families at a rate almost unimaginable. In today’s world, if you are not struggling with alcoholism on a personal level, chances are you know someone who is. But did you know that there are different types of … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

Professionals and Addiction

addiction among professionals

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The old stereotypes of alcohol and drug abuse may conjure images of dark alleys and shady drug deals on the bad side of town. But today, those stereotypes lay by the wayside. In 2017, there is no “typical” addict. It could be your family members, friends, neighbors or co-workers could all be living with an … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

Heavy Drinking or Alcoholism? Questions to Answer

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The line between heavy drinking and alcoholism can be hard to detect, especially if you are starting to question your own drinking habits. Many people who have experienced consequences like frequent hangovers, blackouts, regretted decisions, interpersonal problems, or even arrests like DUIs, may find themselves asking, “Could I be an alcoholic?” Long before well-known symptoms … Continued


Alcoholism Blogs

Informative articles and recent news about alcohol abuse and alcoholism. If you think you or a loved one is having an issue with alcohol, read the blogs here to learn more and how to get help. You’ll find traits of alcohol abuse as well as the medically necessary treatment such as detox and residential rehab.

The Most Famous High-Functioning Alcoholics — Infographic

Alcohol Addiction

Monday, August 1, 2016

Our traditional mental image of an alcoholic is of someone who simply cannot keep their life together. The alcohol is interfering with their family, their friendships, their job, and their health. But 20% of alcoholics don’t look like this. They are called high-functioning alcoholics, and they have all the outward signs of success: a good … Continued


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