Archive for December, 2010
Christian help for sexual addiction: getting started
Sexual addiction affects Christian men, women and families. Learn from an addiction specialist the three things you can do to get Christian help for sexual addiction here.
Expressions of drunkenness (and intoxication) BOOK REVIEW
Interested in the biological, social and cultural influences behind alcohol consumption? Is drunkenness and intoxication part of your every work language? If you are a public policy maker, an academic, or a student of addiction science…this book is a MUST HAVE for your library. Learn WHY here.
Gambling addiction statistics : Top 5 websites
Looking for up to date statistics? We list government, industry and non-profit sites which give you the most recent statistics related to gaming and gambling addiction.
Street names for heroin
Upgrade your drug terminology here. A list of top 200 street names for heroin. For use by educators, addiction prevention and treatment professionals, as well as family counselors and parents. Know street names for heroin before it can make its way into your home, school or place of work.
What happens if you snort Vicodin?
Basic anatomy lesson that describes what happens if you snort Vicodin. How it enters the body and what it does. A list of what happens when you snort Vicodin here.
What can you do if you have an alcoholic parent?
There are three (3) things that you should know if you have an alcoholic parent. Click here to read about them.
Drunk Christmas: 7 signs of alcohol problems
Do you need to get drunk to survive Christmas? Does drinking to get drunk over the holidays mean that you have an alcohol problem? Test yourself here.
Dopamine and addiction relapse
Dopamine in the brain is thought to reinforce the cycle of addiction. But how is dopamine related to addiction relapse? More on environmental cues in the mind of an addict here
Why are 12-Step relapse prevention techniques helpful?
The tendency for addicts new to recovery is to minimize the relapse prevention plan, leaving residential treatment with the attitude that they are going to somehow ‘will’ themselves to success. Learn why 12 step relapse prevention techniques CAN and DO help prevent relapse here.
Symptoms of Vicodin withdrawal
Prepared for Vicodin withdrawal? We outline the main symptoms of Vicodin withdrawal and let you know when you should seek medical help during Vicodin withdrawal here.