Don't Be Afraid of Alcohol Withdrawal If t you have been hesitant to try to quit drinking because you are concerned the withdrawals may be too severe, there are ways to reduce those symptoms.
What Is a Functional Alcoholic? Many people think of alcoholics as disheveled, homeless winos who have lost everything, but there could be an alcoholic sitting near you at work.
The Effects of Growing Up With an Alcoholic Children who grow up in homes where there is active alcoholism can get many mixed messages about how they should interact with others, both in the family and the outside world.
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Alberta Alcohol and
Drug Abuse Commission (AADAC) As an agency of the Government of Alberta, the
Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission (AADAC) operates and funds
information, prevention and treatment services to help Albertans
with alcohol, other drug and gambling problems. This site has
a special section for
on Drug Abuse Recent scientific advances have revolutionized our
understanding of drug abuse and addiction. The majority of these advances,
which have dramatic implications for how to best prevent and treat addiction,
have been supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). NIDA
supports over 85 percent of the world's research on the health aspects
of drug abuse and addiction.