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Effects of Alcohol on the Body

Alcoholism is an addiction, but it does not have to rule your life. Because drinking is legal and socially acceptable, if not encouraged, it can quietly take control of your life. The move from alcohol use to abuse to dependency can be insidious. San Antonio Recovery Center has professional, compassionate staff with experience in treating…

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What Is the Best Treatment for Alcohol Addiction?

Is there a best alcohol addiction treatment, one that works in all situations? The answer to that is no. Instead, there are various treatment options available, each managing different components of addiction and dependence while also working to rebuild a person’s physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being.  Alcohol addiction treatment can be quite successful when…

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An Inpatient Alcohol Rehab Community Cultivates Long-Term Sobriety

With more people than ever suffering from alcoholism in the United States, many individuals have begun to look for ways to increase their long-term sobriety and overall success in recovery. Avoiding relapse, even after completing a rehab program, can be challenging. Returning to everyday life after rehab can be difficult, and many individuals don’t heal…

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How Residential Rehab Works During COVID

Due to the global pandemic, the residential addiction treatment program at San Antonio Recovery Center has changed to accommodate an abundance of caution. Changes include incorporating a period of isolation upon admittance and administering a COVID-19 test for new clients. By adhering to government guidelines and taking all necessary precautions, we are balancing the need to interact…

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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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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…