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Cancers Caused by Alcohol ‘To kill 135,000 in Next 20 Years’

A new study commissioned by Cancer Research and conducted by the University of Sheffield warns alcohol-related cancers could kill up to 135,000 people between now and 2035 if action is not taken to encourage people to reduce their drinking.The report says this might cost the NHS around £2Bn in treatment costs.The report recommends the Government […]

By |November 21st, 2016|News|0 Comments

Appeal Tries To Stop Minimum Alcohol Unit Pricing

The Scottish Government’s aim of enforcing minimum alcohol unit pricing took a fresh setback today. This is because the Scotch Whiskey Association (SWA) has lodged an appeal to the UK Supreme Court seeking to challenge the policy on groups it breaches EU trade laws.The Scottish Government has for many years now attempted to enforce the […]

By |November 21st, 2016|News|0 Comments

The Shocking Facts About Alcohol Consumption [INFOGRAPHIC]

In this candid and sensational infographic, we visually outline a number of startling facts concerning alcohol consumption in the United Kingdom.Specifically, this tell-all infographic reveals to you:The shocking event of binge drinking amongst the UK publicThe number of alcohol-related deaths that occurred during recent yearsGender differences for the occurrence of alcohol addictionThe volume of prescription […]

Drug-related Deaths now at Record High in England and Wales

The Government’s policy of dealing with drug and alcohol addiction was hit with fresh criticism this week. Why? Because official figures reveal drug-related deaths have hit record levels in both England and Wales.These figures counted coroners’ ruling during the year 2015.These deaths involved the consumption of drugs such as cocaine, opiates and amphetamines, as well […]

By |September 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

The Winner’s Guide to Nutrition in Recovery

If you have gone through the experience of being addicted to drugs or alcohol, then you will also understand the damage your addiction inflicted on your eating habits and general nutrition. Drug or alcohol addiction is often accompanied by many years of poor eating. Thus, when a person is treated at a drug or alcohol […]

The Ultimate Guide to Overcoming Internet Porn Addiction

In this post, we discuss the hot topic of Internet porn addiction. Millions of men across the globe are thought to be suffering with Internet porn addiction. A recent study says around 33% of males aged between 16-34 years old are addicted to Internet porn and this figure is growing every day as high-speed Internet proliferates.In […]

A-Z Guide to Veterans and Addiction

In this post, we discuss the topic of addiction amongst veterans. You may be surprised to learn that veterans are able to survive war zones but struggle to survive a peaceful environment when they return home. However, when veterans return from combat, they face multiple challenges as they adjust into ‘normal life’ outside of the […]

Ultimate Guide to Addiction & Suicide

Ultimate Guide to Addiction & SuicideWhen you are addicted to drugs, alcohol or certain behaviours such as gambling, there undoubtedly exists a wide range of dangers to your physical and mental health. Drug and alcohol users are often concerned with the risk of overdose, and often overlook psychological-fuelled risks such as suicide. To correct this, […]

Ultimate Guide to Ending Your Food Addiction

Ultimate Guide to Ending Your Food AddictionIn this post, we address the issue of food addiction.Many of us overeat from time to time, but some will go on to develop an addiction to food.The very idea of a food addiction was laughable all but a few short years ago.And many people still erroneously believe that […]

Unofficial Steps to Conquering Early Recovery

 Guide to Early Recovery 10-Steps to a Sober Future!  Here’s the deal:At Ocean Recovery Centre  we treat thousands of patients each year for drug and alcohol addiction. Many of these patients are new to life ‘in recovery.’Patients often enter their new abstinent existence following many years of drug and/or alcohol addiction.Patients frequently cite […]