Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Archive for the ‘Addiction’ category

Diagnosing Addiction

Written on: June 29th, 2009 By:

Diagnosing Addiction According to a survey by the Center on Addiction and Drug Abuse (CASA), when it comes to diagnosing addiction a staggering nine out of ten physicians fail to correctly diagnose alcohol or drug abuse even when patients exhibit classic symptoms. Physicians cited numerous reasons for their inability in diagnosing addiction, including lack of […]

Share

Addiction Rehabiliation

Written on: May 21st, 2009 By:

Addiction Rehabilitation Addiction not only affects the individual, it affects everyone around him or her. Family members, friends, employers all suffer the effects of an individual’s addiction. Addiction is a disease that plagues mind, body and spirit. It has been defined as a disease in that it is chronic, progressive and fatal if left untreated, […]

Share

Addiction Treatment

Written on: May 21st, 2009 By:

Addiction Treatment When it’s time to get addiction treatment, where do you go for help? How do you know which addiction treatment center is right for you? It’s scary enough to admit you have a problem that you can no longer control, but finding the right place for you can feel overwhelming. Just the idea […]

Share

Alcohol Abuse

Written on: May 13th, 2009 By:

Alcohol Abuse People who turn to alcohol to deal with life situations, events or problems demonstrate the patterns inherent in alcohol abuse. When alcohol becomes the dominant coping mechanism for dealing with life and life situations, this is called alcohol abuse. Unless someone learns the tools necessary to start dealing with life on life’s terms, […]

Share

Addiction

Written on: May 1st, 2009 By:

Addiction Whether you struggle with alcoholism or drug addiction, you are fighting a disease that occurs on a three-part level. Addiction is an obsession of the mind, an allergy of the body and a spiritual malady. Addiction has to the power to rob you of relationships, family, career, health and sanity. Most people have to […]

Share