Quit Alcohol Cold Turkey

Quit Alcohol Cold Turkey

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Can I Quit Alcohol Cold Turkey? After making the decision to quit drinking alcohol you will next need to come up with a safe recovery strategy. However, one route you certainly do not want to take is to quit alcohol cold turkey. To learn about…
How to Taper Off Alcohol Safely

How to Taper Off Alcohol Safely

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Stopping Alcohol Safely Via Taper The effects of drinking alcohol can suddenly sneak up on you. Maybe for a while you just enjoyed having a couple of beers after work. Somehow, though, the drinking over time became an alcohol use disorder (AUD).  The…
do i have alcohol poisoning or bad hangover

Do I have Alcohol Poisoning or a Bad Hang Over

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Alcohol Addiction Treatment If you are grappling with an issue related to alcohol, you could find value in enrolling in an alcohol treatment program. Such a program can assist you in reshaping the cognitive patterns that contribute to alcohol…
Why Are Alcoholics So Mean to the Ones They Love

Why Are Alcoholics So Mean to the Ones They Love?

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Alcohol Can Unleash Angry Emotions or Abuse The relationship between alcoholism and anger is legendary. Alcohol abuse can instill a false sense of power that often results in angry outbursts. Being at the wrong end of these outbursts can be…
Tapering Off Opiates

Tapering Off Opiates

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With courage and grit, you are ready to begin the process of recovery from opiate dependency or addiction. The path to recovery begins with opiate detox, the critical first phase in taking back control over your life. When approaching opiate…
relationships after rehab

Do Relationships Get Better after Rehab

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One of the most tragic outcomes of active addiction is the damage it does to your primary relationships, especially the one with your partner or spouse. Addiction can take a serious toll on a couple, leaving a long trail of broken promises,…
How to Beat Alcoholism

How to Beat Alcoholism and Live Your Best Life

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Oh, if only there was a magic pill one could take and be done with alcoholism for good. Since there is currently no such miracle pill on the market, beating alcoholism remains a daily challenge for even the most dedicated to overcoming it. You…
Alcohol Withdrawal Hallucinations

Alcohol Withdrawal Hallucinations and Psychosis

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Can Alcohol Withdrawal Cause Hallucinations? Even knowing all the serious consequences that accompany alcohol addiction, many alcoholics will persist in their compulsive drinking just to avoid the detox and withdrawal experience. Understandably, alcohol…
Average Time for Alcohol Detox

Average Time For Alcohol Detox and Withdrawal

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When persistent, excessive consumption of alcohol leads to an alcohol use disorder it can have a negative impact on all aspects of a person’s life. In addition to the well-known adverse health effects, alcohol abuse can damage careers, relationships,…
What Helps with Klonopin Withdrawal

What Helps with Klonopin Withdrawal

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With over 40 million Americans struggling with anxiety disorders it is no wonder that benzodiazepines, such as Klonopin, are so highly prescribed. This classification of drugs, which are sedatives, is used for reducing the effects of anxiety…