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Alcohol Detox

When Should I Look for Treatment for Alcohol Use?

The line between safe enjoyment of alcohol and the destructive use of the substance is thin. While alcohol is not illegal, it can lead to a number of unhealthy practices and unnecessary, avoidable dangers.  However, because alcohol can be purchased legally and is widely used, it can be difficult to determine if an individual has …

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I’m Addicted and I Think I’m Pregnant–What Should I Do?

For most people, motherhood is a time to celebrate, and expecting a child is a joyous occasion. But for someone who is addicted to drugs or alcohol, news that you are expecting creates a whole wealth of problems and worries. What if the baby has birth defects? What if the baby is born addicted? What …

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Can Substance Abuse Cause Sexual Dysfunction?

Love is in the air in February with Valentine’s Day, but if you’re abusing substances you might be having a common relationship problem–sexual dysfunction. You might be surprised to learn that substance abuse disorder can cause sexual problems in both males and females and can create yet another obstacle in a relationship. And let’s face …

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Before You Organize an Intervention, Read This

Perhaps someone in your family abuses drugs or drinks too much. Maybe they’ve overdosed, or they’re living in the streets, or doing extreme things like dealing drugs or engaging in prostitution to make the money for their habit. Maybe they’re stealing from family members or taking their money. Eventually, enough is enough, and it’s time …

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Detoxing From Alcohol: What to Expect

Deciding to sober clean can be scary, especially when you know what the first step of detoxing entails. However, detox is necessary for treating alcoholism. Alcohol detox may be painful, uncomfortable, and life-threatening. It is not enough to know the general stories regarding alcohol detox – everyone’s detox and withdrawal experience will differ. Knowing what …

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Delirium Tremens and Alcoholism

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.3.2″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.3.2″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.3.2″][et_pb_image src=”https://mlzivs9yjwd7.i.optimole.com/o5GDWzs-OUTn6vAb/w:auto/h:auto/q:auto/https://live-everlast-recovery-centers.pantheonsite.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/iStock-1086607324.jpg” _builder_version=”4.4.0″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.4.0″ hover_enabled=”0″] What is Delirium Tremens? Delirium tremens (DTs) is a serious and potentially life-threatening condition that can occur with chronic alcohol abuse. When alcohol use suddenly stops after a period of excessive use, it can cause withdrawal from alcohol to begin, and in severe …

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