Category Archives: Alcohol Addiction

8 Ways To Know If Your An Addict

8 Signs of Addiction That You Should Be Aware Of

How often have you heard someone say they are “addicted” to something? It’s not that unusual for people to claim that they have a shoe obsession or state that they are addicted to love or ice cream, but a serious addiction can have negative effects that can impact your life for years to come. The …

Using Alcohol for Pain Relief: Dangers and Concerns

Using Alcohol for Pain Relief: Dangers and Concerns

Using Alcohol for Pain Relief: Dangers and Concerns Alcohol has become a common sight in today’s society. It has become so common that it is sold in nearly every restaurant, at sporting events, and is commonly served at gatherings with family and friends. Alcohol helps people to relax, unwind, and in many cases, be more …

Signs, Symptoms and Stages of Alcohol Withdrawal

Alcohol Withdrawal: Signs, Symptoms and Stages

Understanding Alcohol Addiction Alcohol is completely legal for those of a certain age. This makes it a somewhat controlled substance, but still one that is readily available. Alcohol lowers inhibitions and anxiety for those who drink it. It can also have a broad range of side effects that are dependent upon the person and how …

Opioids and Alcohol: Killer Combos

Opioids and Alcohol: Killer Combos

Opioids and Alcohol: Killer Combos There are many drug options, legal and illegal. While some drugs can be helpful, like when prescribed by a doctor, some can become a problem very quickly. Two common drug areas are opioids and alcohol. Both of these can lead to strong addiction, but when combined, they can be deadly. We …