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Is There a Cure for Alcoholism?

In today’s fast-paced society, most people prefer a quick fix. In the world of addiction treatment, however, there’s no instant cure for alcoholism. The only cure takes comprehensive, ongoing treatment, support, accountability and dedication. However, the right tools and resources can make it easier to combat an addiction to alcohol. Relapse Rates for Alcoholism One…

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Effects of Alcohol on the Body

There are many different ways to recognize and identify alcoholism in yourself or a loved one. While some of these signs are behavioral or psychological in nature, others are physical. Learn to recognize the effects of alcohol on the body so that you can help those struggling with alcohol addiction sooner. Lack of Appetite and…

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Depression and Alcohol

Alcoholism is a powerful disease that has the potential to take over your life. Even worse, depression and alcohol may become inseparable partners, devastating a person for years. Thankfully, recovery is entirely possible. However, it will require a strong commitment to sobriety and depression treatment. At San Antonio Recovery Center, admission into our dual diagnosis…

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Treatment Centers Offers Customized Drug & Alcohol Rehab Facilities

For years, the national average of individuals abusing drugs like heroin and alcohol has hovered around 8%. In Texas specifically, there have been some disconcerting trends. For example, more than 70% of teens admitted to experimenting with alcohol at one point in their lives. While cocaine use has gone down throughout the state, the abuse…