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Effects Of Drinking A Fifth A Day

Drinking a Fifth A Day

Do you drink a glass of your favorite alcoholic beverage with dinner every night? This would put you in the top 30% of American adults consuming alcohol (per capita). The top 10% of alcohol consumers clinically diagnosed with severe alcohol…
Alcohol Abuse Recovery Lgbtq
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LGBTQ Alcohol Rehab

Rampant alcohol use across the United States has caused a significant concern for many different groups and communities. As social acceptance of alcohol use and alcohol abuse increases, the potential for problematic drinking has become ever…
Effects Of Drinking Alcohol
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How Many Glasses Of Wine Per Week Is Healthy?

Wine is often a go-to when settling in for a relaxing evening. After a long day at work, it’s the perfect finishing touch to any warm meal or a simple charcuterie board. It can even bring a feeling of normalcy when bars and restaurants are…
Risks Of Taking Gabapentin
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Is Gabapentin Addictive?

Gabapentin, sold under the brand names Neurotin, Gralise, and Horizant, is a drug most commonly prescribed for the treatment of nerve damage. While the drug is a useful medication for patients who suffer from epilepsy, restless leg syndrome,…
Does Alcohol Cause Sleep Walking
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Alcohol-Induced Sleepwalking

Sleep is an essential function that allows your body and mind to recharge, leaving you refreshed and alert when you wake up. Healthy sleep also helps the body remain healthy and stave off diseases. Without enough sleep, the brain cannot function…
How To Taper Alcohol Use
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Is Tapering Off Alcohol Safe?

Alcohol is a deadly substance that impacts millions of Americans annually. More concerningly, alcohol is widely accepted by families, friends, and society in general. As one of the most difficult substances to quit, alcohol consumption can carry…
30 days without alcohol

Tips for a successful Dry January

Some people give Dry January a try because they want to see if they can abstain from alcohol for a month, or just want to start the new year differently. Whatever your motivation, there are some universal tips for making it through the month…
Drinking Wine Each Night
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Drinking Wine Every Night Weight Gain

Taking the edge off is a colloquialism that many of us love to use at least once; some of us at least once per day. Let’s face it: a glass of wine (or two or three) helps to balance life’s chaos with time-effective relaxation. Or does it?…
Dry January Tips

Dry January

What Is Dry January? Dry January is an annual campaign encouraging people to go without drinking alcohol for the first month of a new year. The term first began appearing (as far as our research showed) in the 2000s when Seattle Times Reporter…
What Is The Alcohol Rebound Effect
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Alcohol Rebound Effect

Alcohol consumption is widespread in the United States. Used frequently as a way to relax and unwind, drinking is a common go-to for a night out, a relaxing dinner, or just a way to kickback before bed. Its sedative effects make it ideal for…