Alcohol Detox

Alcohol Detox     What is Alcohol Detox? According to Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), alcohol detox starts to happen surprisingly quickly after one hasn’t taken a drink—usually within 8-72 hours.  Also, alcohol detox (alcohol withdrawal symptoms) will usually occur whether you are in a formal, alcohol detox program—or if you just cannot […]

Top Ten Signs of Drug Addiction

Top Ten Signs of Drug Addiction

Top Ten Signs of Drug Addiction What are the Signs of Drug Addiction? What are the Signs of Drug Addiction? How to tell if someone is on drugs? These are questions families often ask themselves when researching the warning signs of drug addiction or the signs of alcoholism. In a previous article, we discussed the […]

Signs of Drug Abuse

signs of drug abuse

Drug abuse is becoming an epidemic in the United States today. From opiates to newer designer drugs such as bath salts and ecstasy we are seeing an entire generation abusing powerful drugs that often lead to addiction. In many cases, there are warning signs of drug abuse. We have put together a series of signs […]

Alcoholism in the Family

alcoholism in family

Life with an alcoholic can over time become a world of chaos since they believe that they are unable to function properly without having drinking. For some with alcoholism in the family they may become violent or have a series of mood swings if they are not in a position to consume alcohol. Alcoholism in […]

What are The Signs of Liver Damage From Alcohol

First Signs of Liver Damage From Alcohol

Sings of liver damage from alcohol. While we all consume alcohol at one point or another whether socially or in the comfort of your own home, that is fine, the real problem, however, starts when addiction to alcohol is developed. Make no mistake Alcohol is a Drug.  Drinking large amounts of alcoholic beverages on a […]

Intervention for Alcoholism

Intervention for Alcohol Abuse

Intervention for Alcoholism Intervention for alcoholism is among the most common types of interventions worldwide. Alcoholics are often stubborn to deal with and continuously deny their drinking problem. Since alcohol is legal, this makes it even harder for the alcoholic to view their use as an issue. Alcohol is a Drug and can cause major […]

Alcohol Abuse And Alcoholism

Alcohol Abuse And Alcoholism What is the difference Between Alcohol Abuse And Alcoholism? There is a difference between being a casual drinker and a full-blown alcoholic, it is no doubt that we all have enjoyed 1 or 2 drinks when we are out enjoying ourselves with friends, but the key is to know when enough […]

Signs of Alcoholism

Alcoholism - Top 10 Warning Signs That You Are An Alcoholic

What are the warning signs of Alcoholism There are many warning signs of alcoholism. Knowing the warning signs that you or your loved one may be an alcoholic will help you better understand the disease of alcoholism. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism report an estimated 88,000 people die each year in the united […]