Confronting Adolescent Substance Abuse

  As parents, it is our duty to protect our children from the dangers of alcohol or drug abuse. Some studies have shown that as early as age 5, parents can begin educating their children on the harmful effects of alcohol, illegal drugs, and even prescription medication.  When children are toddlers, parents child-proof their homes […]

Tips on How to Help an Alcoholic Friend

Alcoholism is a difficult yet unfortunately common disease in America. According to the National Institute of Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse, 14.4 million American adults suffer from alcohol use disorder. With that being said, many of us have personal experience with alcoholism and the effects associated. Even further, some of us may not have struggled with […]

5 Benefits of Quitting Drinking

Alcohol use disorder is a dangerous but increasingly popular issue in today’s society. According to studies, 14.4 million American adults suffer from alcohol use disorder. However, those who suffer from alcohol use disorder often desire to quit their drinking but have difficulty doing so. Fortunately, there are treatment centers available to medically assist individuals with […]