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Signs of drug and alcohol abuse

Signs of drug and alcohol abuse

When a person’s behavior or physical appearance changes, it may indicate their substance abuse. It need not necessarily be a substance abuse problem. It may also be another problem. The problem will not be known until a doctor’s consultation takes place. Here we have listed the signs of drug and alcohol abuse: PHYSICAL SIGNS Change …

Alcohol Addiction

Alcohol Addiction

She walked into my hair salon, while I was sitting there, reading Vogue, under the hairdryer, and confronted me. I couldn’t believe it. My sister of all people showed up out of the blue and confronted me about my alcohol abuse. Then, I wanted to yell at her in front of all my friends. Now, …

How to Saving a loved one from substance abuse?

How to Saving a loved one from substance abuse?

A strong drug intervention is one that makes an addict enter into a rehabilitation center. There is no other point to the process, no other goal that could justify the decision to conduct an intervention in the first place. Substance abuse is a devastating disease. Only if the addict has the courage to seek care, …

Helpline

HelpLine

NAMI Georgia is a helpline that provides detailed information about the resources for mentally unstable people and their family members located in Georgia. Moreover, it is a non-crisis organization that provides only information. We provide features about the NAMI programs, services they provide, educating people, and support through groups and peers. We are not here …

How to Save Your loved one?

How to Save Your loved one?

So you have decided to conduct an addiction intervention. And you have no idea how to go about it, or even where to start. That’s okay. You aren’t the only one. Most people are hesitant at the beginning of the addiction intervention process…and that’s a good thing, because addiction interventions should never be undertaken lightly. …

Eating Disorders

Eating disorders, while very dangerous and life-threatening, are not considered to be addictions, rather very serious mental disorders manifesting themselves in hazardous and obsessive food consumption.  Read here about the various kinds of eating disorders, their dangers, and the help available for the treatment of this dangerous disease.  Eating disorders have been a concern of …

Drug & Alcohol Use Services

Drug & Alcohol Use Services

Drug & Alcohol Use Services Alcohol & Drug Use Main Page Opioid Addiction Treatment with Buprenorphine and Methadone Drugs & Health Alcohol Prevent Overdose Prescription Pain Relievers NYC Drug & Alcohol Data Providers Resources Information for Peers The City has many free and low-cost services for people with alcohol and drug use. In addition to …

Gambling Addiction

Gambling addiction is not as well known, but just as dangerous as drug and alcohol addiction, throwing addicts and their loved ones into an out of control spiral of compulsive and addictive behavior leaving behind devastation and despair.  Read here about gambling addiction, its signs and the help available to treat this horrible disease. Gambling …

Signs of drug and alcohol abuse

Drug Hotline Help

Medical professionals understand that addiction is treatable. More here on how can drug helplines assist you with these issues. In this article we cover the following topics: Who you’ll be speaking with on the hotline. What information is required from you? What information you will receive. What happens after you finish the conversation. We understand that opening …