Topic: alcoholism

Detoxing at Home: Five Safety Tips

Five Safety Tips to Keep in Mind While Detoxing at Home

Detoxing at home: The safest way to stop drinking is under the supervision of a trained professional at a licensed & registered rehabilitation/detox centre; however, depending on unique circumstances, not everyone can get themselves to these facilities for medical detox when they need help. Therefore, providing in-home assistance to individuals dealing with alcohol addictions is Detoxing at Home: Five Safety Tips

Is Addiction A Choice or Disease?

Drug and Alcohol Addiction: Choice or Disease?

Is Addiction A Choice or Disease? The stigma of addiction is directly linked to the perception of people who have substance use disorders. Often people with addictions are labelled as weak, immoral, just want to have a good time, or don’t care. However, saying that addiction is any of these things is harmful and damaging. Is Addiction A Choice or Disease?

Dangers Of Binge Drinking

Real Dangers Of Binge Drinking

Dangers Of Binge Drinking: Drinking alcohol is a way that many people have fun and let loose on the weekends, but getting drunk can actually induce a domino effect of negative effects on your overall health and wellness. Too often, young people head out for a night with friends with the goal of getting drunk Dangers Of Binge Drinking

Binge Drinking: Effects On Health

The Health Effects of Binge Drinking

Binge Drinking: Sharing a social drink or two with friends can seem like a harmless activity. But, when does social drinking turn into dangerous binge drinking? It can be hard for people to set boundaries with alcohol when they are caught up in fun and excitement with friends. But, it is important to be aware Binge Drinking: Effects On Health

Medically Supervised Detox

Medically Supervised Detox

Do I Need Medically Supervised Detox? Medically Supervised Detox Is Important. Most addicts find it difficult to overcome the initial withdrawal symptoms that occur at the beginning of a recovery program. Not only is it a challenge to beat the addictive behaviour, but unsupervised detox can be dangerous in some situations. Medically supervised detox isn’t Medically Supervised Detox

Addict and The Myth Of Their Success

Addict and The Myth Of Their Success

What is success? By definition, success is “the accomplishment of an aim or purpose.” Is it possible for an addict to be successful? According to the dictionary definition, yes. High functioning addicts are rare but not extinct. Many pursue their addictions long past their expiration simply because their lives seemed successful. When we meet the Addict and The Myth Of Their Success