Inpatient vs Outpatient Rehab – How to Decide Today, the National Survey on Substance Use and Mental Health indicates that some 43.7 million Americans over the age of 12 need substance use treatment…
What is Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACOA)?
- OnMarch 3, 2023
What is Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACOA)? With 46.5 million U.S. adults struggling with substance use disorders including alcoholism, it makes sense that many parents have trouble with substance abuse. That abuse turns…
How to Get Insurance to Pay for Drug Rehab
- OnOctober 25, 2022
How to Get Insurance to Pay for Drug Rehab If you or a loved one is struggling with drug or alcohol abuse, you’re far from alone. Substance use disorders are one of the…
Alcoholic Liver Disease
- OnSeptember 9, 2022
Alcoholic Liver Disease Today, an estimated 86.5% of the total U.S. population drinks at least occasionally. Alcohol is an intoxicant which is culturally and socially normalized, to the point where it’s often rarer…
Alcohol Detox – What Happens and How Long?
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Alcohol Detox – What Happens and How Long? Most Americans drink at least occasionally. Further, close to 1 in 6 Americans binge drink, taking the weekend to consume large amounts of alcohol. In…
Alcohol’s Effect on the Body
- OnJanuary 18, 2022
Alcohol is one of the most abused drugs in the United States. In fact, an estimated 69% of the population drinks.
How to Manage Addiction Triggers During the Holidays
- OnDecember 1, 2021
The holiday season is a point in time when most people take time off, go to parties, and drink a great deal.
The Correlation Between Stress and Alcohol Abuse
- OnNovember 13, 2021
If you or a loved one is struggling with alcohol abuse or addiction, you’re not alone. In 2019, 14.5 million people qualified has having a substance use disorder.
How to Help an Alcoholic Spouse
- OnNovember 9, 2021
Alcohol use disorder impacts an estimated 14.5 million Americans, or 5.5% of the population. That means one in 20 of us has a substance use disorder.
How to Recognize a High Functioning Alcoholic
- OnAugust 11, 2021
An estimated 5.3% of the U.S. population, or over 14 million people have an alcohol use disorder.