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Taking Court-Ordered Breathalyzers For A DUI

August 20th, 2019

Even a single incidence of driving while under the influence can lead to the necessary use of a court-ordered breathalyzer. Research has shown the use of court-ordered breathalyzers cuts recidivism rates by more than 65…

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8 Signs You Need Alcohol Addiction Rehab Treatment

August 8th, 2019

More than an estimated 15 million individuals struggle with an alcohol use disorder in the United States, and approximately 88,000 people die from alcohol each year. While these statistics are alarming, only a small percentage…

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What To Do If An Alcoholic Refuses Addiction Treatment

August 8th, 2019

Currently in the U.S., approximately 17 million adults have an alcohol use disorder. This means that one in 10 children live in a home with a parent who drinks too much. It can be challenging…

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Alcohol Intolerance – Causes, Symptoms, And Addiction Treatment Options

August 7th, 2019

Alcohol intolerance is an inherited metabolic disorder that will cause unpleasant sensations and digestive upset. When alcohol is consumed, those who have alcohol intolerance will experience a variety of symptoms that tax their bodies. Combining…

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Understanding The Jellinek Curve Of Addiction

June 18th, 2019

The purpose of the Jellinek Curve is to show that alcoholism or drug addiction is a progressive disease that can worsen over time if the proper treatments aren’t received. It also shows how a healthier…

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The Dangers Of Drinking Everclear

August 22nd, 2018

Everclear’s high proof and fairly cheap price make it attractive to certain drinkers, especially to teens and college-aged students. Regardless of a person’s age, drinking Everclear can be very dangerous, even in small amounts. Despite…

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What Is Alcohol Poisoning?

April 18th, 2018
Young woman, blond hair, fainted in bed.

When a person has had too much to drink, we send them upstairs to sleep it off. Other times, we hand them a tall glass of water and force them to drink it or put…

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