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What is High Functioning Alcoholism?

28th March 2019

We all know the stereotype of the alcoholic who drinks so much they black out in bars; their world falls apart and they lose everything but still have to hit rock bottom before they seek help. That is the image of the alcoholic that is portrayed in the media, but there is another type of

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About The Serenity Prayer

28th March 2019

What Is The Serenity Prayer? Thanks to its increased use in documentaries and TV programmes on addiction, as well as citation on social media, the Serenity Prayer is becoming well-known as an acceptance technique in rehab clinics and focus groups. By citing the Serenity Prayer, an addict learns to come to terms with their addiction

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Illicit drug use by 15-24 year olds: The Facts

20th March 2019

A government report compiled in 2016/17 and released by the Office of National Statistics revealed that 1 in 5 young people in England and Wales has taken illegal drugs. The actual number of people affected was 1.2 million. The most popular drug taken was cannabis, while the second was ecstasy, which saw a particular popularity

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20 of the Absolute Best Addiction Recovery Quotes of All Time – Top 5

14th March 2019

5. Addiction is the disease that makes you too selfish to see the havoc you created or care about the people whose lives you have shattered. 4. It’s gonna get harder before it gets easier. But it will get better, you just gotta make it through the hard stuff first. 3. Recovery is not for

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20 of the Absolute Best Addiction Recovery Quotes of All Time – 10th to 6th Position

14th March 2019

10. There is no shame in beginning again, for you get a chance to build bigger and better than before. 9. You don’t get over an addiction by stopping using. You recovery by creating a new life where it’s easier to not use. If you don’t create a new life, then all the factors that

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How To Get An Alcoholic Into Rehab

13th March 2019

Noticing Signs of Alcohol Addiction Everyone can be affected in different ways by alcohol depending on their body type, age, weight, build and metabolism. While some people may openly admit to having an addiction to alcohol, others may be more secretive and try to conceal the effects that their excessive drinking have on their behaviour

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Does Rehab Work for Drug Addicts?

13th March 2019

Spotting the Signs of Drug Addiction Absolutely anyone can make a turn down the wrong path and face issues with drugs. For some people, seeking help for a drug addiction can be extremely challenging. It can also be a struggle for loved ones who are trying to help and encourage an addict to enter rehab.

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Alcohol and Pregnancy

22nd January 2019

Drinking alcohol during pregnancy If you usually enjoy a drink or two, we understand that it can be frustrating to go tee-total if you’re pregnant, but this is the best and safest approach to adopt to ensure that your baby is safe from harm as it grows and develops. Being pregnant is a great opportunity

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All About Private Alcohol Detox

17th January 2019

Seeking help to address your alcohol addiction is one of the biggest and most important steps you will take during your lifetime. Even before seeking help, there is an emotional process that must be negotiated before you are ready to address your issues and consider private alcohol detox. Firstly, there is the acknowledgement that your

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