April 30, 2008
This might be a very expansive topic to speak about, but it is still important to know that alcohol addiction is not an individual, or even a family, problem. This is a national problem, and you won’t be at fault if you consider it to be a global problem too.
April 29, 2008
Things are much different when you are preparing for an intervention for an older person who is into alcohol addiction. You cannot tackle things in the same way as you would do for a younger person.
April 28, 2008
Drug addiction has always been a major problem the world has had to contend with, but in recent times this problems is slipping to the lower-age population of society with amazing alacrity. It is alarming enough to know that 20% of the teenagers in the eighth grade in the US have already tried marijuana and that 40% of the teenage population says openly that they do not mind using drugs in the future.
April 27, 2008
For a long time, heroin addiction has maintained a top place when the various methods of drug addiction are maintained. Heroin is a highly addictive drug and it does cause a great deal of cravings, which is the reason why a person finds it very difficult to break this habit if he or she is once into it.
April 26, 2008
Substance abuse is not a new happening for humankind, because intoxicating ingredients were available to humankind ever since human history began, and maybe even before that. However, though we cannot say that our ancestors took these ingredients in moderation, we can safely say that the amount of substance abuse has increased since the past few years. The most common substance abuses are drug addiction and alcohol addiction.
April 25, 2008
There is definitely a kind of social stigma attached with a person being admitted into an alcohol rehab program. The general opinion is that if a person needs alcohol rehab, he or she must be a totally extreme case that is definitely good for nothing.
April 24, 2008
There are thousands of substance abuse treatment centers and countless treatment programs available in them, but it is strange to see that there are still people who are reluctant to make the best use of these programs available. The main reason is that there is still a lot of intimidation and scare associated with these treatment centers.
April 23, 2008
No alcohol rehab program can work without including an alcohol detox program in it. Alcohol detox means the elimination of the toxic substances that might have built up within the body of the person due to long years of alcohol abuse.
April 22, 2008
Drug treatment is seen by many as a positive situation. Others see drug treatment in a somewhat negative light, however. They fail to see drug treatment as a way for someone to help themselves get over a drug addiction or a drug abuse problem.
April 21, 2008
When you have been addicted to drugs for a long time, the sky can seem gray and dismal. Colors seem to lose their shine, light seems too bright or not bright enough. Simply put, nothing seems right.