Dangers of Substance Abuse

Dangers of Substance Abuse

Dangers of Substance Abuse Addicts who have the ability to function each day may not realize how their substance abuse use patterns are harming them. However, the longer they ignore their addiction, the apter they are to suffer mental, emotional and physical...
The Long Term Effects of Alcohol

The Long Term Effects of Alcohol

Alcohol and Your Body Depending on how much alcohol is consumed, short-term effects of alcohol on the body is usually understood. However, what we might not be aware of is the long-term effects of alcohol. Over years, alcohol can wreak havoc on the body and can affect...
D’Amore Healthcare Drug and Alcohol Treatment Programs

D’Amore Healthcare Drug and Alcohol Treatment Programs

 Our Drug and Alcohol Treatment Programs Accredited Treatment The Drug and Alcohol Treatment programs at D’Amore Healthcare are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities(CARF). We specialize in treatment for heroin, opiates,...
Could You Be an Alcoholic?

Could You Be an Alcoholic?

Alcohol Use Disorder Warning Signs Do you question whether you are an alcoholic or not? Alcoholism is a disease that affects nearly 18 million people and their families in the United States. An estimated 16 million people have been medically diagnosed with “Alcohol...
Helping or Enabling? Al-Anon Can Help

Helping or Enabling? Al-Anon Can Help

Loving an Alcoholic If you love someone who abuses alcohol, you want more than anything to help that person. Read on to ensure the help you are providing isn’t causing more suffering and visit Al-Anon to take the quiz.   Making Excuses Have you ever made excuses...
Managing Diabetes alongside Alcoholism

Managing Diabetes alongside Alcoholism

Diabetes and Alcoholism Millions of people in the U.S. suffer from diabetes and alcoholism with little understanding about the link between these diseases.   The Glucose Connection Fermented yeast, sugar, and starch is essentially Alcohol!  And let’s not forget...
Does Alcohol Affect The Brain and the Body?

Does Alcohol Affect The Brain and the Body?

If you’ve been wondering how alcohol affects the brain or even the body, it does. Alcohol affects you both mentally and physically. The amount of alcohol you consume will determine how much change occurs. While small amounts of alcohol are usually not a cause for...
5 Holiday Sobriety Tips for Addicts Fresh from Drug Treatment

5 Holiday Sobriety Tips for Addicts Fresh from Drug Treatment

Sober for the Holidays Every day of every year someone is progressing forward into the world; having a newborn, attending high school or college graduate, a newlywed couple, someone who is buying a new home, and yes, even someone getting their sobriety and stepping...