Articles in Category: Breaking News

Swedish Dance Club Goes Dry for a Night

on Friday, 17 October 2014.

Swedish Dance Club Goes Dry for a Night

Some people may be aware of how their drinking may be causing problems, for their health and their behavior, but are afraid of the process of recovery, thinking that sobriety will take them out of social settings where they have fun. Other people would not normally be interested in drinking to excess, but may consider it a requirement to be a part of social circles they are attracted to, that involve late night music and dancing.

What to Worry About When Detoxing from Alcohol

on Friday, 17 October 2014.

What to Worry About When Detoxing from Alcohol

Entering a treatment center and undergoing the process of detox for the first time can be an intimidating experience, especially if you don't know what to expect. It can help you feel more prepared for the first phase of recovery if you have a better idea of what your body will be going through and the best ways to handle certain situations that can come up.

Denial Plays A Substantial Role in Alcoholism

on Thursday, 16 October 2014.

Denial Plays A Substantial Role in Alcoholism

Alcoholism is a dangerous and often terrifying disease for a number of reasons, not least of which is the fact that when a person is addicted to alcohol, they often engage in highly risky behaviors, often blacking out and feeling extremely powerless while drinking.

Why is the U.S. 80% of the Worlds Prescription Drug Consumption?

on Wednesday, 15 October 2014.

Why is the U.S. 80% of the Worlds Prescription Drug Consumption?

Current estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau place U.S. population at around 319 million people, or slightly more then 4 percent of the people on earth. Thus, it is astounding that, according to congregational testimony by the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, this one nation results in 80 percent of the consumption of prescription pain killers in the world.