Category Archives: withdrawal

effects of alcohol on the body

A High Price to Pay For a Drink: The Long & Short Term Effects of Alcohol On the Body

How often do you binge drink alcohol? Have you become addicted to alcoholic substances? Can you still live your life without alcohol? It’s more common than you’d think. In 2015, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism found that 15.1 million adults suffered alcohol use disorder in the US

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What Strategies Do Detox Centers Use to Ease Withdrawal Symptoms?

Detox, or removing drugs or alcohol from the body, is a vulnerable time where persons addicted to these substances tend to give up due to discomforting withdrawal symptoms. Depending on the type of substance abused, some of the withdrawal symptoms can be severe both physically and emotionally. Men and women

do i have an addiction

Is a Medical Detox Ever Not Necessary for Alcohol or Drug Withdrawal?

It’s a fairly easy process to become addicted to drugs or alcohol, but the same cannot be said of quitting your substance abuse habits. By the time you realize that your habit has become a problem, your brain has become accustomed to the regular supply of drugs or alcohol. This