What I Learned from Having a Father with Alcoholism

These “parentified” children often end up taking care of the alcoholic parent, the household, neglected siblings and themselves. Unfortunately, these children often end up having trouble setting healthy boundaries in relationships and can end up struggling with issues of codependence for years to come. Behavioral problems in school — such as lying, stealing and fighting […]

How to Stop Alcohol Shakes & Tremors

Some people with family histories of alcoholism choose to abstain from drinking since this is a guaranteed way to avoid developing alcohol dependence. Symptoms of alcohol withdrawal typically improve within five days, though a small number of patients may have prolonged symptoms, lasting weeks. It is usually difficult for people who drink to be completely […]

Treatment of Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism: How To Stop Drinking

They’ll likely ask you a series of questions to determine the severity of your dependency. These questions can also help them determine the best treatment option for your needs. The road to recovering from AUD can be a long process that requires various treatments or therapies. During this period, you can expect to develop new […]