The social effects of alcoholism

Social Effects of Alcoholism

“Alcohol is a very patient drug. It will wait for the alcoholic to pick it up one more time.”

Mercedes McCambridge, 19

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Drug addiction - signs of substance abuse

Drug Addiction: Signs of Substance Abuse

In the United States, roughly 8 percent of all people age 12 or older have diagnosable problems with excessive drug or alcoho

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Suboxone Detox

People withdrawing from opioid drugs or medications typically need help dealing with their mental and physical discomfort. Wi

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Alcohol Addiction

Why Is Alcohol Addictive?

Every year, millions of Americans develop serious, diagnosable problems with alcohol. Widespread use of this socially accep

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Polysubstance Abuse and Addiction

The use of multiple drugs, along with alcohol, can greatly complicate the course of addiction treatment. In addition, whether

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Dangers of Synthetic Marijuana

Fake pot is easy to find both online and from gas stations and convenience stores. No prescription is necessary as many brand

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Long-Term Effects of Alcohol Abuse

People who abuse alcohol consume enough beer, wine or hard liquor to change their normal behaviors in damaging ways. Just as

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Blackouts and Alcohol Poisoning

As the mother of a 26-year-old son, who’s spent a good part of his teenage and young adult life partying until the sun co

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