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A Quick History of Alcoholism

How much of a problem is alcohol addiction? Has it always been a problem? The effects of alcohol on society are far-reaching, and cause problems on many levels. First, there’s the social level where people become addicted to alcohol and can slip into a state of constant drunkenness. While affected by alcohol, all manner of…

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Brain Function Altered by Underage Drinking

Doing some partying and binge drinking while you’re young doesn’t do much harm, right? In fact, the side effects of excessive and underage drinking can become severe. According to a recent study published by Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, binge and underage drinking can actually damage your brain well into adulthood. A young adult detox…

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How to Help Your Son or Daughter Through Detox

Watching addiction destroy your child’s future is like watching a monster eat them from the inside out. It’s normal to feel helpless, but you are not powerless. Educating yourself on the disease of addiction and what local young adult detox center looks best is a start. Young adults who use drugs or alcohol require different…