5 Signs That You Could be an Alcoholic

Determining whether your family member or friend has a drinking problem isn’t an easy task. Not only does it take courage to accept the fact yourself, but it takes bravery to face them and try to convince them of the point. It’s likely they’re going to deny…

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How to Help Someone Struggling With Alcoholism

Today, it seems like alcohol is the drug of choice for many who suffer from addiction. And why not? It’s legal, socially acceptable, and fairly inexpensive. However, as anyone who knows an alcoholic will tell you, it can easily be abused. While alcohol does have reputation for loosening…

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When More is Never Enough: My Triumph Over Addiction

Food, work, the internet, caffeine, booze, exercise, shopping, lovers… many of us grapple with addiction in some way. Many commonly ascribe genetics to addiction, but it’s actually a complex spiritual condition stemming from unresolved emotional pain. Regardless of whether it is pain originating in childhood, or another…

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The Connection Between Trauma And Addiction

Trauma is a word that we hear a lot in typical conversation. Trauma, by definition, is any type of experience that causes distress or emotional disturbances for an individual. In some cases trauma may be strictly emotional and psychological while in other situations there may also be…

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