Native American alcohol tolerance: Why do Native Americans get drunk faster?
Native Americans may get drunk faster because of genetic predisposition to low alcohol tolerance. But cultural and environmental aspects of drinking can also affect drinking. Discuss Native American alcohol tolerance here.
Not drinking alcohol for a month
If you want to stop drinking alcohol for a month (30 days), check out some ideas from SMART Recovery®. Strategies, worksheets and self-help for people who want to stop drinking here.
Native Americans and alcohol: Why do Native Americans drink so much?
Native Americans are disproportionately dependent on alcohol. Why is this? We explore why Native Americans drink so much here.
Withdrawal symptoms of alcohol
Moderate withdrawal symptoms of alcohol include restlessness, insomnia, lack of appetite and difficulty with cognitive functions. But if you are a hard drinker, expect severe and intense withdrawal symptoms from alcohol and possible seizures or hallucinations. What else affects withdrawal symptoms of alcohol? Learn here.
When you should not stop drinking cold turkey
You should not stop drinking cold turkey if you expect alcohol withdrawal. Alcohol withdrawal requires medical management. We review specific risks of complications during cold turkey withdrawal from alcohol here.
Pills to help you stop drinking
Naltrexone, Acamprosate, and Disulfiram are all FDA approved medications to help you stop drinking. More on medications for alcohol use disorder here.
Alcohol self help
What can you do to stop drinking? 3 tips on self help for alcohol problems here.
Is alcoholism rehab required to overcome alcohol addiction?
No, you don’t need rehab to stop drinking. But rehab can help. We review typical alcoholism rehab programs and what treatment is usually offered here.
Dealing with depression: Self-help activities in recovery
Depression is common in recovery and in life. For dealing with depression, we offer three (3) simple self-help activities that can help.
Are inpatient drug and alcohol treatment centers always necessary?
Can you get sober without inpatient drug and alcohol treatment centers? Yes. Learn more here.