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When to Seek Out Medical Treatment for Alcoholism

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Meg Nygren, MSML, CAI-II, CTP-I – Vice President of Marketing Meg Nygren, MSML, CAI-II, CTP-I – Vice President of Marketing read more Published: October 3, 2021 Updated: October 5, 2021 Alcoholism, which the medical community may refer to as AUD (alcohol…

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Help for Alcohol Addiction on National Screening Day

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 11, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 National Alcohol Screening Day is April 11, 2021. It is a day to bring awareness and help men and women struggling with alcohol addiction and dependence to get help. There is no doubt that those…

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Mental Illness and Addiction: Exploring the Connection

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 20, 2020 Updated: October 8, 2021 More and more experts are seeing a lot of overlap between the conditions. In fact, about 9.2 million people in the United States struggle with mental health and addiction, according to the Substance Abuse and…

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What Is Alcohol Dementia?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 5, 2019 Updated: May 7, 2021 When someone drinks alcohol excessively, it can lead to issues like alcohol dementia. Over time, alcohol consumption can lead to mental and physical damage. Alcohol-induced dementia is a kind of cognitive decline that will eventually…

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My Husband Is an Alcoholic

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 15, 2019 Updated: March 19, 2019 Saying “my husband is an alcoholic” can be incredibly difficult, whether you say it to another person or you only admit it to yourself. After all, this is the man you promised to love in…

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Is Alcohol a Drug?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 23, 2017 Updated: March 5, 2021 To answer the question “is alcohol a drug?” we first have to define what a drug is. A drug is any substance that has physiological effects on the body. By that definition, alcohol is definitely…

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Cannabis Use & Alcohol Problems: New Study Finds Connection

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 23, 2016 Updated: December 31, 2019 As marijuana continues to find legal and social acceptance throughout the nation, researchers are trying to determine the potential public health consequences. A new study from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health has yielded…

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Tips To Keep Your Holiday Eating In Balance

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 11, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 If you are a young adult in recovery from disordered eating, you may be wary of the approaching holiday celebrations. How will you be able to face the abundance of food and drink? How will…