Drug And Alcohol Addiction And Treatment

Alcoholism What is alcoholism? Is alcoholism a disease? Is alcoholism treatable? How can you tell if you or someone you know is an alcoholic? Involved in a dui or drunk driving incident? Drug Rehabilitation What is drug addiction? Is drug addiction a disease? How is it treated? How is behavior affected by this treatment? Involved in Read more…

Community Health Centers – Low Cost Drug And Alcohol Treatment

For many homeless people life can move from self-imposed isolation, to episodes of depression and drug abuse. Fortunately, the federal government works through community health centers across the nation that help the homeless by directly providing primary care services including alcohol and substance abuse counseling and treatment. It is important to recognize that most people Read more…

Alcoholism – Recovery Options

Alcoholism, also known as “alcohol dependence,” is a condition that morphs into an obsessive craving to consume alcohol. Alcohol abuse, at one time, was viewed primarily as moral problem. Today, many medical researchers view alcoholism as a disease that activates obsessive-compulsive neural betavior. According  to federal  data, less than a third of all people with alcohol problems receive treatment for their addiction and 18 Read more…