Are You Alcoholic? If You Have To Ask, You Probably Are

Are You Alcoholic? If You Have To Ask, You Probably Are

  When’s the last time you went out to a restaurant and the thought of ordering an alcoholic beverage didn’t cross your mind?  When’s the last time a weekend rolled around and you didn’t run to the liquor store to grab your drink of choice?  These scenarios, and others like them, can prompt the big question:  what is an alcoholic? …Read More

4 Awesome Ways Your Body Bounces Back Once You (Finally) Quit Drinking

4 Awesome Ways Your Body Bounces Back Once You (Finally) Quit Drinking

  Alcohol takes a toll on the body and the brain in many ways. Once you finally quit drinking, the body has a chance to heal and bounces back in some incredible ways. You save your liver from any more damage: Alcohol does a number on many areas of the brain on body, perhaps none more damaged than the liver. …Read More

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How Do I Process Growing Up With An Alcoholic?

Alcoholism has terrible effects on the person living with it. Alcoholism also has terrible effect on the people living with the person who is living with alcoholism. When someone in the family home is living with alcoholism, everyone is living with an alcoholic, which means they are all living with alcoholism. Alcoholism is called a family disease for this reason. …Read More

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Why Are Life Skills Part Of Treatment For Addiction?

Life requires skills. We often take for granted the many different skills we have excelled in developing over time because of how normal they become. Try to remember learning how to drive a car. Now, you get in your car almost every day and are skilled in being able to drive. You might not be a mechanic who has the …Read More