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October 27, 2017
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Alcoholics Fall Into 5 Categories

According to a study of 1,484 US adults who took part in survey by * NIAAA (National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism) people diagnosed with alcohol dependence fell into the following 5 categories. 1- Young Adult A significant 32% … Continue reading

August 2, 2017
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AA Meetings Can Help You Move Forward In Recovery, And in Life

AA Recovery Meetings (Alcoholics Anonymous) are beneficial for those recovering individuals looking for a place to express themselves, share their problems, gain insight and advice from other, and let’s not forget to LISTEN. We learn from how other people in … Continue reading

May 8, 2017
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You Don’t Have To Be An Alcoholic To Have a Drinking Problem

It is common belief that having “a drinking problem” equates to being an alcoholic, or someone suffering from alcohol dependency. But that’s not necessarily true. A drinking problem can mean alcoholism, sure, but it can also mean someone is abusing … Continue reading

April 21, 2017
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Having a Drinking Problem Does Not Mean You Are Addicted To Alcohol

Contrary to popular belief, drinking excessively or binge drinking does not equate to addiction. They can be two separate things, though in both circumstances, the individual is often labeled as a “problem drinker.” In other words, an alcoholic necessarily has … Continue reading

April 5, 2017
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The Effectiveness of Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous has been a common form of therapy for alcoholics since the mid 20th century. Since then, thousands upon thousands of alcoholics have transformed their lives by achieving lifelong sobriety, showing their gratitude by helping others in recovery make … Continue reading

April 3, 2017
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NCADD on Alcohol Awareness Month

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) Our Theme: Connecting the Dots: Opportunities for Recovery “Alcohol and drug use by young people is extremely dangerous–both to themselves and to society–and is directly associated with traffic fatalities, violence, suicide, … Continue reading

March 30, 2017
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Excess Alcohol Can Lead To Long Term High Blood Pressure

Unhealthy high levels of blood pressure can be caused by a bad habit of excessive alcohol consumption, particularly from continuous binge drinking. To safely lower blood pressure to healthy levels, it’s important for drinkers to slowly reduce the amount of … Continue reading

March 9, 2017
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Binge Drinking Alcohol Can Raise Your Blood Pressure

Indeed, studies confirm that drinking too much alcohol can raise blood pressure in an unhealthy way. For example, having about 3 to 4 drinks in one sitting will temporarily raise blood pressure, though the real danger is ongoing and excessive binge … Continue reading

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