alcohol addiction

4 Problems with Mommy Wine Culture

4 Problems with Mommy Wine Culture

What started as a way for moms to socialize, have a little fun, and serve as a source of playful memes and social media material ten years ago is now developing into a health crisis. “Mommy Wine Culture,” originally conceived as a way for overworked and stressed-out...

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Alcoholism And It’s Effects On Single Mothers

Alcoholism And It’s Effects On Single Mothers

How Does Alcoholism Effect Single Mothers When most people think about parents struggling with alcohol addiction, it’s common for people to undermine the struggles of a single mother with alcohol addiction.  But believe it or not, alcohol addiction for...

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Women’s Alcohol Addiction Is On The Rise

Women’s Alcohol Addiction Is On The Rise

Increase in Alcohol Addiction Amongst Women Once upon a time, men consumed more alcohol than women. Over the years, women’s alcohol addiction has been on the rise. In fact, women are starting to catch up to men.  According to the WebMD “ female alcohol use...

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Financial Risks of Alcohol Abuse

Financial Risks of Alcohol Abuse

How Much Money Do You Spend On Alcohol Abuse? When it comes down to alcohol abuse, there’s no denying the monetary effects of substance abuse. Whether you live in Nashua New Hampshire, Boston Massachusetts, or Vermont, every drink comes with a price. If you’re not...

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How can I Help My Functioning Alcoholic Spouse

How can I Help My Functioning Alcoholic Spouse

Having a high functioning alcoholic or addict spouse can be one of the most tumultuous things you’ll deal with in your life.  It doesn’t matter if they’re a high functioning alcoholic or addict. Unfortunately, there’s very little you can do to “save” them. Don’t...

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Addiction: Whirlpools of Risk

Addiction: Whirlpools of Risk

The Addiction Policy Forum has released another episode in The Addiction Series. The second episode in the series is titled “Whirlpools of Risk,” and the video describes how not everyone who uses drugs or alcohol develops a substance abuse disorder. A large...

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Addiction: The Brain Hijacker

Addiction: The Brain Hijacker

“At first, addiction is maintained by pleasure, but the intensity of this pleasure gradually diminishes, and the addiction is then maintained by the avoidance of pain.” – Frank Tallis Watch Episode 1: Addiction The Hijacker The Addiction Policy has started a new video...

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Am I An Alcoholic?

Am I An Alcoholic?

GateHouse Alcohol Treatment Many imagine an alcoholic as the raggedy homeless man under the bridge walking around with a brown bag in hand. They ask themselves, “am I an alcoholic?” “Do I need alcohol treatment?” This stereotype also misleads many people to believe...

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