September is National Recovery Month

Category: Alcohol

alcohol effects the immune system

How Does Alcohol Affect Your Immune System?

Many people take vitamins each day in hopes of remaining healthy. In fact, some individuals take vitamin C supplements to boost immunity. No one wants to participate in activities that suppress the body’s immune system. Without knowing it, you may …

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Alcohol Withdrawal

Alcohol Withdrawal Timeline: How Long Does it Last? What Symptoms Can You Expect?

Alcohol is a commonly used substance that is known to be very addictive. Chronic overuse of alcohol can lead to physical and emotional dependence. Even though it may have started as a social activity or just a way to wind …

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a psychologist is talking to a young lady about alcoholism and recovery

What Percentage of Alcoholics Recover?

According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), 14.1 million American adults had an alcohol use disorder (AUD) in 2019. That’s around 5.6% of all American adults. This doesn’t include American adults who use alcohol heavily and …

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How Quickly Can the Liver Reverse Alcoholism

How Quickly Can the Liver Reverse Alcoholism?

A good portion of the population drinks from time to time. Alcohol consumption only becomes a problem when it is done in copious amounts. If drinking becomes a serious issue, it can start to cause problems to the liver and …

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Menopause and Addiction

Menopause and Addiction: How Your Hormones Play a Role

Although menopause is a natural process that every woman goes through, its symptoms can be distressing and disruptive. The stress of menopause can drive you to use alcohol and drugs. Sadly, alcohol and hormonal balance are indeed related.  Learn more …

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Personality Disorder

Understanding Borderline Personality Disorder in Teenage Girls

Borderline personality disorder can affect people of varying ages and from different walks of life. Unfortunately, even young women and teenage girls are subject to this disorder’s grasp. Also known as BPD, borderline personality disorder can cause difficulties and challenges …

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