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How to Help an Alcoholic | Just Believe Recovery Center
Alcohol Addiction

How to Help an Alcoholic

It can be terrifying to watch a person you love struggling with active, chronic addiction. Whether you’re suffering from a substance use disorder yourself or watching it occurring in another, you may eventually find yourself losing hope that there is any way to vanquish this

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Is Alcohol a Hallucinogen? | Just Believe Recovery
Abused Substances

Is Alcohol a Hallucinogen?

There are four main categories of intoxicating drugs: depressants, stimulants, painkillers, and hallucinogens. Alcohol is classified as a CNS (central nervous system) depressant. This designation indicates that it mitigates activity in the CNS and can ultimately induce effects such as perilously depressed respiration, slowed heart

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Alcohol Cravings Withdrawals
Addiction

Alcohol Cravings Withdrawals

Whether you are an alcohol abuser or addict in recovery mode, chances are good that you frequently have cravings for alcohol and/or withdrawal symptoms. Due to the addictive nature of alcohol and its effects on brain chemicals, there is no magic bullet to cure the effects

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Is Alcoholism Genetic or Hereditary? | Just Believe Recovery
Addiction

Is Alcoholism Genetic or Hereditary?

Addiction is a chronic, often life-long illness that affects the brain’s reward and pleasure centers, and scientists have long debated over possible genetic and hereditary contributors to addiction. Alcohol use disorder (commonly referred to as alcohol abuse or alcoholism) is a significant problem facing people

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Drugs, Mental Health, and The Correctional System | Just Believe Recovery
Addiction

Drugs, Mental Health, and The Correctional System

Drugs, mental illnesses, and jail or prison go hand-in-hand. Most people sent to jail and currently in jail have had or have a drug problem or a mental health disorder. Drug and alcohol abuse are a huge problem in America. Many mental illnesses go undiagnosed.

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Xarelto and Alcohol | Just Believe Recovery Center
Alcohol Addiction

Xarelto and Alcohol

Xarelto (generic rivaroxaban) is a blood thinner commonly prescribed to prevent blood clots and heart arrhythmia. Without treatment, these disorders can cause strokes, so the use of Xarelto may be essential to save an individual from debilitating or even life-threatening complications. Consumer Reports states that

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Is It Dangerous to Quit Drinking Cold Turkey? | Just Believe Recovery
Abused Substances

Is It Dangerous to Quit Drinking Cold Turkey?

Alcohol is among the most commonly used addictive substances in the U.S. and worldwide. Despite its legality in most areas and high availability, alcohol, when used in excess, can lead to a myriad of physical, emotional, and social issues. If a person drinks alcohol consistently

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Does Alcohol Affect the Kidneys? | Just Believe Recovery
Alcohol Addiction

Does Alcohol Affect the Kidneys?

The kidneys are vital organs that work to filter toxins from the blood, and also play other critical roles. They generally require little attention unless they begin to fail. However, every time a person drinks alcohol, he or she is putting their liver, pancreas, kidneys,

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What Is an Alcoholic? | Just Believe Recovery Center
Alcohol Addiction

What Is an Alcoholic?

The word “alcoholic” is a non-medical term for an individual who drinks alcohol beyond their ability to control it and is therefore unable to stop drinking on their own. Most often, this is accompanied by daily drinking, binge drinking, and the general consumption of higher

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Grain Alcohol Dangers | Just Believe Recovery Center
Alcohol Addiction

Dangers of Grain Alcohol

Grain alcohol is a refined type of ethanol alcohol created by distilling fermented grain. The ethanol itself is produced through the fermentation of sugars by yeast in the grain before multiple distillations. Because of its high alcohol content, grain alcohol is considered to be extremely

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