Entries by Capo by The Sea

How To Help an Addict in Denial

Trying to convince an addict in denial to get some help can be quite frustrating. This happens because many who struggle with a substance use disorder (SUD) resist admitting they have a problem. For some helpful suggestions on how to help an addict in denial, please read on. What Are the Signs of Addiction? There […]

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Drug Addict Personality Traits

While it is true that substance addiction can happen to anyone, there are certain traits that can increase the risk. If someone has some of these particular personality traits, they may be at a greater risk of addiction. Read on to learn what drug addict personality traits are. Is There a Drug Addict Personality? There […]

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How to Help an Alcoholic Wife

If your spouse is battling an alcohol use disorder you are no doubt very worried for her physical and mental health. Learn how you can help your alcoholic wife. When most people think about the disease of alcoholism, it is often assumed it’s the husband with the problem. While women alcoholics are less common, there […]

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Executive Burnout Recovery

How Do You Recovery From Executive Burnout? Employee burnout is now more common than ever before. Executive burnout recovery can assist someone through a mental health and/or substance use challenge. The demands of daily life can quickly become overwhelming. This is especially true for someone who holds a top-tier professional position, as stress can be […]

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Marriage Retreats for Substance Abuse

Couples and Addiction Recovery Couples dealing with addiction will benefit from marriage retreats for substance abuse. These specialized programs provide couples with needed coping tools to help each other succeed in recovery. Most married couples will form daily habits and routines the longer they’re together. They might relax after work every evening with the aid […]

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Can You Overdose on Cocaine?

It has a rich history as a party drug, so you may wonder, “Can you overdose on cocaine?” One only needs to look to celebrities to know the answer. Examples are John Belushi, Ike Turner, Whitney Houston, and baseball players Jose Fernandez and Tommy Hanson. Cocaine is a powerful stimulant that at high doses can […]