addiction


Pam’s Recovery Story: Family or Alcohol

My name is Pam, and I struggled with Alcohol for over three years. I got to a low point where I was faced with losing my family. Initially, when I was a social drinker and somewhat controlled, it was fun. You know, it’s a social lubricant, we had a great time, but as I got deeper read more


How To Talk To An Addict In Denial

No one wants to be addicted, no one’s like “oh, I’m gonna go be addicted to whatever.” It comes from a root, there’s a root problem here. And you really have to get to that root problem or it’s just gonna keep coming back. So I hurt my back at work and went to the doctor, read more


12 Steps: Triggers in Drug and Alcohol Recovery — Relapse Prevention

Jen: One of the things we’ve learned over time and through studies is that there are internal triggers that occur long before anyone picks up a drug or a drink. Debbie: Usually with someone who relapses a lot, it’s something inside, something you can’t get over or read more


Alcohol – Britain’s Most Harmful Drug | Drugs Map of Britain

PHONE RINGS Alcohol delivery. You just called us? Is that you trying to work out my alcohol? It’s fucking lovely. Cos alcohol’s my best friend. Do you want to get yourself arrested? Go on, then, arrest me. Do you know how drunk you are? Fuck off. I’m not going to accept read more


Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong | Johann Hari

Translator: Hanen Manaa checker: Allam Zedan one of the old memories are two attempts to awaken one of my relatives, but I could not so. I was then a small child, so I did not understand what you happen but when I grew up, I realized that my family suffers from drug addiction. Including read more


How To Tell If Someone Is An Alcohol Abuser

Joe G.: One way you can tell if someone is an alcoholic is if the amount of alcohol increases and they have a higher tolerance for it. They drink larger amounts of alcohol where an average person would definitely be under the influence. Jason B.: Whenever you want to drink alone, at read more


Why Do Some People Become Alcoholics?

Drinking on a Tuesday morning DOESN’T MAKE you an alcoholic, but science is working on understanding the thing that does. Hey everyone! Trace here for DNews. Alcoholism is a downer of a topic, but it’s important to understand how addiction is formed and reinforced. As we’ve read more