a woman asking a counselor how long does it take to detox from alcohol

How Long Does it Take to Detox from Alcohol?

Alcohol use disorder is a common problem for many people in the United States. Alcohol accounts for approximately 88,000 deaths a year making it the third leading preventable cause of death. Not only does alcohol result in premature deaths but it wrecks the body, destroys homes, ruins careers, steals finances, and lowers a person’s self-esteem.…

Common Drug Withdrawal Symptoms

Drug withdrawal apprehension keeps a lot of people from getting the necessary help. Uncomfortable symptoms occur when you stop taking drugs after developing dependency. Overall, every drug has its own unique set of symptoms. However, some drug withdrawal symptoms appear after people stop taking even the mildest substances. Drug Withdrawal Symptoms Common withdrawal symptoms range…