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Approaching a Person in Active Alcoholism

on Wednesday, 15 October 2014.

Approaching a Person in Active Alcoholism

When someone close to you is suffering from an addiction, it is never easy to confront them about their behavior and ask them to seek help. For family members and close friends, seeing someone in their life struggle with alcoholism is painful but they may not know what to do to stop it.

Does a Drug Taper Off Help before Detox?

on Monday, 13 October 2014.

Does a Drug Taper Off Help before Detox?

When an addict is ready to stop using drugs, one of the first things they must do is to detox. During detox, an addict, under the support of a medical staff, completely stops using and allows the dangerous drugs to leave their system. 

Dealing with Spousal Alcoholism and Addiction

on Friday, 10 October 2014.

Dealing with Spousal Alcoholism and Addiction

People struggling with addiction are not only harming their own bodies and minds, but they are also hurt the people around them and their relationships. Marriage is one relationship that can be especially strained through the pain of addiction, turning a happy home into a nightmare.