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    Updated Articles and Resources
    • The Cures and Remedies for Hangovers Created: Sunday, December 28, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
      People who do not drink alcohol do not get hangovers. Therefore, the best cure for a hangover is to prevent it from happening in the first place by not drinking.
    • Symptoms of Alcohol Withdrawal Created: Sunday, November 23, 2003 Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
      Alcohol withdrawal refers to a group of symptoms that may occur from suddenly stopping the use of alcohol after chronic or prolonged ingestion.
    • Adventist Behavioral Health of Rockville MD Created: Sunday, March 13, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
      Substance abuse treatment services offered by Adventist Behavioral Health of Rockville MD
    • Safety Tips for College Drinkers Created: Sunday, May 14, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
      College students who drink alcohol may get themselves into trouble, not because of how much they drink, but because of their risk-taking attitudes.
    • Colleges Failing at Curbing Binge Drinking Created: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
      If you are sending children off to college this year you may not find much comfort in the fact that most colleges fail in trying to curtail unsafe drinking.
    • Who Are the Campus Problem Drinkers? Created: Wednesday, August 28, 2013 Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014
      Some students go through their college experience without developing a drinking problem. Others, however, quickly become extreme binge drinkers.
    • How Can I Help an Alcoholic or Addict? Created: Tuesday, August 06, 2013 Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014
      Sometimes when the families of addicts face a crisis situation their first response is to rush in and help, when the best thing may be to do nothing.
    • Greenleaf Center of Valdosta GA Created: Monday, February 28, 2005 Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014
      Mix of mental health and substance abuse services offered by Greenleaf Center of Valdosta GA
    • Chrysalis Counseling Center of Strasburg CO Created: Monday, February 14, 2005 Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014
      Substance abuse services offered by Chrysalis Counseling Center of Strasburg CO.
    • Chrysalis Counseling Center of Aurora CO Created: Saturday, February 12, 2005 Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014
      Substance abuse services offered by Chrysalis Counseling Center of Aurora CO.
    • Do You Have an Alcohol or Drug Problem? Created: Friday, July 02, 2004 Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014
      If you or someone you know has an alcohol or drug problem, these quizzes can help you determine if it is time to reach out for help and support.
    • Alcohol Abuse Screening Quiz Created: Monday, June 07, 2004 Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014
      If you consume alcohol it is important to know if your drinking is safe, risky or harmful. This test can help you decide if you have a drinking problem.
    • Changing Student Perceptions Can Reduce Alcohol Abuse Created: Tuesday, August 20, 2013 Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014
      Many college students drink excessively because they believe everyone drinks to get drunk. Changing that perception can reduce alcohol consumption.
    • A Life Recovery Center of Tallahassee FL Created: Sunday, February 27, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
      Substance abuse treatment services offered by A Life Recovery Center of Tallahassee FL
    • 'Extreme Drinking' Dangerous for College Students Created: Sunday, June 04, 2006 Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014
      Although 40 percent of college freshmen say they binge drink a new study has found than up to 20 percent of male students go far beyond that threshold.
    • College Drinking, Drug Use Grows More Extreme Created: Saturday, March 17, 2007 Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014
      Since 1993, the number of college students who binge drink has remained about the same, but the intensity of excessive drinking has jumped sharply.
    • Dealing With Having an Relapse Created: Friday, February 27, 2009 Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014
      If you tried to quit drinking or using drugs but had a relapse, you're not alone. Statistics indicate that up to 90% of people have at least one.
    • What Are the Effects of Ketamine? Created: Monday, November 24, 2003 Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014
      Ketamine is much less potent than PCP with effects of much shorter duration.
    • Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism Created: Sunday, April 29, 2007 Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014
      There are many signs and symptoms of drinking problems, but there are seven major symptoms of the most severe drinking problem, alcohol dependence or alcoholism.
    • What Is Alcoholism? Created: Sunday, April 29, 2007 Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014
      The term alcoholism refers to a disease known as alcohol dependence syndrome, the most severe stage of a group of drinking problems.
    • Teen Girls More Vulnerable to Substance Abuse Created: Sunday, August 03, 2014 Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014
      Parents of teenaged girls may think their daughters are less likely to use drugs and alcohol than boys, but the research doesn't support that notion.
    • Avoid Substituting Addictions to Maintain Abstinence Created: Wednesday, June 10, 2009 Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014
      It is easy for alcoholics and addicts new to recovery to substitute one addiction for another, becoming obsessive or compulsive about other behaviors.
    • Why Do Domestic Violence Victims Recant? Created: Thursday, August 09, 2012 Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014
      It is so common for victims of domestic violence to later recant that some states have now passed laws requiring mandatory arrest and prosecution.
    • Thinking I am Impervious to Alcohol is an Illusion Created: Friday, August 01, 2014 Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014
      I've gone from being able to run a half marathon to barely being able to get up the steps to my apartment.
    • Ignition Locks Effective For First-Time DUI Offenders Created: Friday, August 01, 2014 Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014
      Laws that require first-offender drunk drivers to install ignition interlock devices on their vehicles can save lives and reduce repeat offenses.
    • Dry Drunk Syndrome Created: Wednesday, November 19, 2003 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      They haven't had a drink in years, but still haven't gotten to the Sober part. They are abstinent, but they are miserable along with those around them.
    • The Legacy of Alcoholism in the Family Created: Sunday, July 20, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Growing up with two alcoholics is tumultuous to say the least and a nightmare to say the worst.
    • Information for Families of Alcoholics Created: Thursday, November 27, 2003 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      Dealing with a love one's addiction can leave you lonely and frustrated. Here are resources and information for friends and families of alcoholics.
    • Center for Balanced Living of Phoenix AZ Created: Monday, January 03, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Substances abuse services offered by Center for Balanced Living of Phoenix AZ.
    • East House Corporation of Rochester NY Created: Sunday, March 20, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      Substance abuse services offered by East House Corporation of Rochester NY
    • Health Effects of Illegal Drugs Created: Tuesday, July 17, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      There are negative health effects associated with every illegal drug out there and some of them can even be fatal.
    • Using Exercise to Aid Alcohol and Drug Recovery Created: Monday, June 16, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      Many professional alcohol and drug treatment and rehabilitation programs include exercise as part of an overall program to help patients maintain abstinence and develop a more healthy lifestyle.

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