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The Surprising Link Between Depression and Alcoholism

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 15, 2020 Updated: April 29, 2020 Have you ever heard the phrase “drinking down my sorrows”? Maybe you’ve said it yourself. When you feel down, alcohol may indeed temporarily lift your spirits or numb you to your troubles. But there’s a…

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Preparing For Rehab

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 3, 2020 Updated: April 8, 2020 You have come to realize you need help to overcome your drug or alcohol use disorder. You have done your homework and decided Red Oak Recovery is the place you feel most comfortable attending. Part…

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The Dangers Of Binge Drinking

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 23, 2020 Updated: October 8, 2021 Do you live for the weekend and celebrate your time off of work with some alcohol? Do you worry about how much you consume during a session? Binge drinking is defined as the consumption of…

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Recognizing The Signs Of Binge Drinking

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 16, 2020 Updated: March 12, 2020 One out of every six people binge drinks up to four times a month, according to the Centers For Disease Control And Prevention. During these binges, a person will consume approximately seven beverages. According to the National Institute…