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The Benefits of No Alcohol November

Sober October, Wineless Wednesdays, and No Alcohol November may sound like silly catchphrases, but there is much behind these sobriety-celebrating movements. Giving up alcohol for November can put you in a clearer frame of mind for the holiday season and help you jumpstart a few New Year’s resolutions. Here are several benefits that come from…

About Perspectives: A Time for Change Virtual Addiction Conference

Hello everybody and welcome to this week’s episode of Perspective Matters: This Week in Behavioral Healthcare. I’m your host Glenn Hadley with Southworth Associates. I just want to take a brief minute to thank our sponsors not only for the show but also for the upcoming event, “Perspectives: A Time For Change.”   We’re just…

Myths Surrounding Treatment and Recovery

  At Alina Lodge, we understand that each individual struggling with addiction is different and that there is no “one-size-fits-all” approach to recovery. This is why our counselors customize each treatment plan to the individual’s needs. If you or someone you care about is battling a substance use problem, the team at Alina Lodge can…

Finding the Right Alcohol Addiction Treatment Program

If you or a loved one struggles with alcohol abuse, you understand how challenging it is to find the services and treatment needed to overcome it. Fortunately, Insight Recovery Centers offers alcohol addiction treatment Ashburn, VA residents can trust. Our treatment program combines unique therapy and counseling with medication-assisted treatment for those who need it.…

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Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms Timeline

Alcohol is one of the most abused substances in the US, and alcohol use disorders affect more than 18 million individuals in the country. The shocking part is that only about 7% of addicts seek treatment. Due to the unpleasant withdrawal symptoms, many addicts fail to quit without a supervised detox program. Many of them…

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Binge Drinking in College

While it’s common for college students to take alcohol, binge drinking occurs when one consumes a considerable amount within a short time. The habit can cause severe health problems to the user. According to research, an estimated 60% of students in college binge every month. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) reports…

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Xanax and Alcohol Overdose Symptoms

Approximately 14.4 million Americans struggle with alcohol use disorder at some point in their lives. But alcohol abuse often leads to the use of more drugs such as Xanax to relieve some effects such as anxiety. Enrolling in an alcohol addiction treatment program is the best way to help patients struggling with alcoholism. Without treatment,…