Tuesday April 28th 2015

alcoholism

Is alcoholism a danger for my teen?

Is alcoholism a danger for my teen?

Alcoholism is only one of about seven (7) teen drinking problems. Learn a few practical ways you can help curb problems related to teens and drinking here.

3 Why do some people become alcoholics?

Why do some people become alcoholics?

What are the risk factors for the development of alcoholism in some people? What can you do to avoid the risks and where can you go for help? We answer these and other questions, here.

How long does Antabuse stay in your system?

How long does Antabuse stay in your system?

Following a single dose Antabuse, the body may react to any amount of alcohol for up to 14 days. Plus, Antabuse can stay in the body for a long time. More on the metabolism and excretion if Antabuse from the system here.

1 The Holidays in an alcohol or addicted family: 3 tips for survival

The Holidays in an alcohol or addicted family: 3 tips for survival

The Holidays, we are told, are the happiest time of the year. Crisp, cold days, flurries of snow, gathering around the fire and sitting together to enjoy a beautiful meal – these are the images of the ideal from Thanksgiving to Hannukah to Christmas to New Year.

My husband is alcoholic! A book that can help...

My husband is alcoholic! A book that can help…

If you think that your husband has a drinking problem, you are not alone. This book can help you face your demons. Learn more here.

How to get and stay sober: BOOK REVIEW

How to get and stay sober: BOOK REVIEW

7 tips on how to get and stay sober from author and licensed psychotherapist, Michael Pond…and the reasons why you might want to consider buying, “The Couch of Willingness”, his new book.

Alcohol effects

Alcohol effects

Alcohol can affect on multiple physical systems of the body. Not to mention the mental side effects. We review the body systems affected by alcohol here, and invite your questions about alcohol effects at the end.

9 Alcohol detox time

Alcohol detox time

While most cases of acute detox are over within about a week, detox from alcohol can last anywhere from a few hours to several months. We review the common symptoms that can occur, their risks, and the complete time it takes to go through alcohol detox here.

1 How is alcohol abused?

How is alcohol abused?

Alcohol abuse = excessive drinking. More than one drink per day for women; more than two drinks daily for men. More here on the limits between healthy and unhealthy drinking, with a section for your questions at the end.

Alcohol detox treatment

Alcohol detox treatment

Detox from alcohol includes assessment for dependence, use of medications (when necessary) and medical supervision to address symptoms of withdrawal. More on the protocols and treatments during alcohol detox here.

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