How Long Does It Take To Reverse Alcohol Damage?

You may be aware that the effects of alcohol can damage your body and brain, but how long does it take to reverse alcohol damage? To answer this question, we …

Higher Power in Addiction Recovery

As part of the process of recovering from addiction, many people find that the acceptance of and faith in some form of higher power helps them to create and stick …

Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT) in Addiction Treatment

Even as little as 50 years ago, many people would find it hard to believe that so many therapies for addiction would exist by 2023. While Substance Use Disorders have …

Motivational Therapy in Addiction Treatment

Substance use disorder [1], also referred to as substance addiction, drug addiction, alcohol use disorder, and more is a serious brain disease which not only ruins the lives of the …

Music Therapy In Addiction Treatment

When someone is suffering from addiction, they haven’t simply picked up a bad habit or lost control of themselves. Addiction or Substance Use Disorder (SUD) is a brain disease [1] …

How Alcohol Increases the Effects of Cigarettes

It’s a known observation that alcohol and cigarette smoking can go hand in hand; most places that serve alcoholic drinks in the UK have designated areas just for smoking. Many …

Denial as a Symptom of Alcoholism

Deciding to seek help for alcohol addiction can be extremely difficult, but it can be even more challenging if the affected person is displaying denial as a symptom of alcoholism. …

Characteristics of Adult Children of Alcoholics

In the field of addiction, there is still much debate as to whether addiction is developed as a result of nature. For example as a cause of genetics and inheritance …

Can You Drink Alcohol While on Macrobid (Nitrofurantoin)?

Nitrofurantoin, also known as Macrobid, is a medication prescribed to help treat urinary tract infections (UTIs). UTIs are common infections of the bladder, kidneys, and the tubes related to them. …

Brain Damage From Drugs & Alcohol (Are Effects Reversible?)

Drugs and alcohol might seem so familiar to people that they are harmless, but they can have severe impacts on the brain. It is perfectly possible that consumption can lead …