Alcohol Abuse and Tolerance

March 19, 2008

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The longer a person lives with alcoholism, the greater the level of tolerance they develop to the substance. This means that, over time, the alcoholic will need to drink more in order to get the same effects. Eventually, they become physically dependent on alcohol and must drink a significant amount just to function and avoid withdrawal symptoms. Read more

Facts About Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse

March 17, 2008

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Alcoholism is a condition in which people consume alcohol regardless of the negative consequences and health problems it leads to. Alcoholism is an addiction and, according to many people, a disease. People who are alcoholics are either physically or psychologically dependent on the substance. Read more

Alcohol Rehab Programs Work

March 15, 2008

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If you are currently worried that you may relying too heavily on alcohol, it may be time to seek assistance with an alcohol rehab program. This can be difficult step to take, particularly if you do want to acknowledge that alcohol is affecting your life to the point where you need to seek professional help. However, the quicker you do this, the better your chances are of getting clean and finding out that you are strong enough to beat this addiction. Read more

Treatment and Rehabilitation

March 13, 2008

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Substance abuse rehabilitation is a phrase you will often hear at our facility. You might hear us occasionally use drug treatment center or drug abuse treatment program. These all mean similar things. But the real power lies in the first phrase. In fact it lies in the word rehabilitation. A treatment center is a place, a physical location where you will receive treatment. The treatment program is really the methods and the techniques used to help with that treatment. Read more

How to Confront an Addict

March 11, 2008

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Sometimes it becomes necessary to discuss alcoholism or drug abuse with a loved one who suffers from it. This can be a very difficult situation. It’s emotionally draining at best, and can even be frightening if the addict has violent tendencies. Read more

Think Before You Drink

March 3, 2008

Anything in excess could never bring you any good. This is essentially true, especially with alcohol. We have often heard in the news about how excessive drinking of alcohol could lead to something undesirable. Read more

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