How Alcohol Can Affect A Person’s Behavior?

How Alcohol Can Affect A Person’s Behavior?

Did you know that alcohol abuse can lower your life expectancy and impact your behavior? It’s not just your body that becomes dependent on alcohol. Your brain also becomes addicted, and this can lead to undesirable behavioral changes that focus on...
What Is The Life Expectancy Of An Alcoholic?

What Is The Life Expectancy Of An Alcoholic?

If you or a loved one abuses alcohol on a regular basis, you may be wondering whether alcoholics experience a significantly decreased life expectancy. The short answer to this question is yes. Even though alcohol is a legal substance, it nonetheless contains a number...
What Causes Someone to Become an Alcoholic?

What Causes Someone to Become an Alcoholic?

There’s a common misconception about alcohol that it’s somehow safer than other addictive substances just because it’s legal. But alcohol consumption still carries a high risk of addiction and part of the reason is because it’s legal...
8 Common Misconceptions About Substance Abuse

8 Common Misconceptions About Substance Abuse

It’s important to understand the myths surrounding substance use disorders so you can receive the treatment that you need. It’s difficult to quit drinking or using drugs on your own and it can even result in dangerous risks to your health and well-being....
Can I Have a Job and Vehicle?

Can I Have a Job and Vehicle?

When people enter addiction treatment, there’s often a lot of questions, many to do with how the treatment program will affect their everyday life, or their ability to work and go places. For many people in treatment for drug or alcohol addiction,...
What Is It Like Living In A Sober House?

What Is It Like Living In A Sober House?

Substance abuse is an ever preset problem in our society, with nearly 20 million adults suffering from the disorder in 2017 alone. This impact on both individuals and families is more common than most think, leaving lasting impacts on those involved. One of...