Movies About Alcoholism
Topics: alcoholism, stigma
Genetics of Heavy Drinking and Alcoholism
Topics: alcoholism, diagnosis, research
Children of the Epidemic
…there’s general agreement that the experience of being raised in a home with a troubled parent can and does have adverse impact on adult behavior
Topics: alcoholism, family dysfunction, trauma
Professionals and Addiction
Money is a tool that allows some to delay the inevitable. They construct a protective bubble that minimizes the risk of getting caught and the other consequences that follow addiction.
Topics: alcoholism, consequences, getting help
From a patient’s viewpoint, physicians can be somewhat blase’ about risks associated with a medication.
Topics: alcoholism, prescription medications, treatment models
Topics: alcoholism, disease model
Attorneys, Physicians, and Alcohol
I never saw much difference between a lawyer or a doctor bitching about his job in group, and the same behavior from a CPA or a techie or a long-distance trucker.
Topics: alcoholism, risk factors
Requisition for an Alcoholism Cure
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Topics: abstinence, addiction medications, alcoholism
Why They Quit
By the time the family gets around to taking action, conditions in the addict’s life have already reached the point where there’s a certain incentive to change.
Topics: alcoholism, getting help, intervention
The Struggle to Maintain
For many, only age and health issues, or an unanticipated dip in that protective tolerance, were enough to finally motivate them to seek help.
Topics: alcoholism, detoxification, recognizing addiction, signs and symptoms