Local and state resources for substance abuse and addiction can vary according to where you live. If you’ve slipped more than once, this might be a sign you need additional support, such as more frequent counseling sessions or an intensive outpatient program. If you have had one slip, or especially if you’ve had multiple slips,… Continue reading Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays
Plus, if you’ve done things while drinking that harmed you or people you love, you may also carry some pain and have plenty of sharp words for yourself. Taking care of your health can help you weather all kinds of challenges more easily, including urges to drink. Try talking to your treatment sponsor, accountability partner,… Continue reading How to Live With a Recovering Alcoholic
Medical detox works to remove the unwanted chemical (alcohol) out of the body, and restore physical and nutritional balance. If an individual continues abusing wine, they may build a tolerance, and even become dependent on the drug. It’s common for a person with a wine addiction to buy bulk wine (boxed wine), or switch to… Continue reading What Are the Long-Term Effects of Drinking Wine Every Day?