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Alcohol-Related ER Visits On the Rise Nationwide

The Recovery VillageAlcohol Treatment, Rehab

From 2006 through 2014, visits to hospital emergency departments due to alcohol consumption increased by 61.6 percent. That translates to a rate increase per 100,000 ... Read more
March 13th 2018
The Recovery Village
Alcohol Treatment, Rehab

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Drug and alcohol addiction

Drug and Alcohol Death Rates Could Rise Drastically in Coming Years

The Recovery VillageAddiction

The statistics for drug and alcohol addiction and the deaths (including suicides) that result from them are already heartbreaking. From 2006 through 2015, more than ... Read more
January 28th 2018
The Recovery Village
Addiction

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Alcohol addiction

What Research Reveals about Women and Alcohol Use Disorder

The Recovery VillageAddiction

It has only been in recent decades that medical research has arrived at the conclusion that women are not just smaller versions of men. Diseases ... Read more
January 15th 2018
The Recovery Village
Addiction

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Drug and alcohol addiction

New Eric Clapton Documentary Gets Real about Addiction

The Recovery VillageAddiction, Alcohol Treatment

In 2015, Rolling Stone magazine ranked Eric Clapton as the second greatest guitarist of all time, second only to the legendary Jimi Hendrix. Though the ... Read more
December 21st 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction, Alcohol Treatment

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Alcohol addiction

Why Is Alcohol Use Disorder On the Rise Among Women?

The Recovery VillageAddiction

December 6th 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction

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Bariatric Patients Found to Be at Greater Risk for Alcoholism

The Recovery VillageRehab

When a person meets the stringent criteria related to morbid obesity, he or she may elect to undergo bariatric surgery. While this radical approach to ... Read more
November 12th 2017
The Recovery Village
Rehab

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Alcohol addiction

Investigating the Brain of Binge Drinkers

The Recovery VillageAddiction

Alcohol advertisers depict their products as being used around friends, family, and otherwise enjoyable environments. Then, they caution that alcohol should be used responsibly. Unfortunately, ... Read more
October 6th 2017
The Recovery Village
Addiction

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Celebrity Death Highlights the Medical Danger of Unsupervised Alcohol Withdrawal

Celebrity Death Highlights the Medical Danger of Unsupervised Alcohol Withdrawal

The Recovery VillageAlcohol Treatment

The recent tragic death of True Blood star Nelsan Ellis highlights the danger of attempting to deal with alcohol detox in isolation.
August 8th 2017
The Recovery Village
Alcohol Treatment

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The Power of Journaling as an Essential Recovery Practice 

Olivia PennelleAddiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

I’ll never forget the words my first sponsor said to me during our initial meeting: I can see that you’re really disconnected between your head and your heart, she said.
July 29th 2017
Olivia Pennelle
Addiction / Recovery Stories, Recovery

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From Addiction to Recovery: Sarah’s Story

Kelly FitzgeraldAddiction / Recovery Stories

I am 14 years old and I am in the back seat of my mom’s Toyota Tercel and I am literally heartbroken. I know my life is forever changing.
July 27th 2017
Kelly Fitzgerald
Addiction / Recovery Stories