A guide to most of the risk factors (and the studies behdin them) that can lead to the development of a drinking problem.
A certain combination of hundreds of genes in individual’s DNA can increase the risk of developing alcoholism. What are the ‘alcoholic genes’ that put you at risk? A brief review here.
Resent statistics on alcohol abuse. Plus, learn how to recognize when drinking becomes a problem.
Do you think that your drinking is out of control? Find out here.
What can you expect when quitting drinking is just as dangerous as continuing? Explore what went through the mind of an alcoholic upon awakening in a hospital bed due to withdrawal seizures. More here.
Are you aware of the little things in the course of everyday life that signal an alcohol disorder? Learn what to look for in this guest article from Addiction Treatment Manager, Billy Henderson.
Practical suggestions for how to talk with a friend about a drinking problem.
A deep look into the true harms of alcohol problems…with guidance on its identification and treatment. Learn more about what drinking does to you and then take hope! Alcohol problems have the highest treatment success rate. More here.
In How I Became My Father…A Drunk, Bill Brochert tells his transgenerational family story of alcoholism. More on why this book is a page-turner (and we recommend it for your recovery library) like few others. Our thoughts here.
A personal story of an alcoholic who relapsed many times, but now manages to walk in sober shoes. Check out this book review for renewed hope in addiction recovery.