forlorn woman wonders am i an alcoholic

Am I an Alcoholic?

Cultures around the world accept social drinking. This acceptance, however, could be why people overlook the signs of alcohol use disorder. Even when people wonder, “Am I an alcoholic?” they may rationalize or deny that they have a problem. Learning the signs of alcohol use disorder might help you decide to get treatment. Am I…

woman with headache goes through alcohol withdrawal

Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms

Once you have decided to begin your journey to recovery, you’ll need to end your dependence on alcohol. The best way to do that is through detox. Detox will kick start your alcohol withdrawal and the related symptoms. Learn what to expect from withdrawal and how to proceed once the symptoms are gone. Withdrawal Timeline:…

Is Alcohol a Drug

Is Alcohol a Drug?

Is alcohol a drug that’s been causing problems for you or someone you love? Are you on the fence about treatment because you think a recovery center only handles drug addictions to “real” drugs? You might be surprised to know that alcohol is a “real” drug. What Is A Drug? The most common definition lists…