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Why Does My Heart Race When I Drink Alcohol?
Have you ever felt your heart race during or after drinking? When you consume a significant amount of alcohol, especially in a short period, your…
How to Help Your Loved One Prevent Relapse
Watching and helping your loved one get through addiction recovery can be challenging. Slips can happen at any time in the ongoing process. If you…
Risks of Beating Addiction Alone
If you're one of the¬†millions of Americans struggling with addiction, you've likely experienced dramatic life changes due to substance abuse. You might have experienced new…
Understanding Why Painkillers Are So Addictive
Painkillers are powerful ways to relieve physical pain, but taking them for an extended time can have negative effects. Most strong painkillers are opioids that…
What Is a Relapse Prevention Plan?
The first year after treatment is an adjustment period as the brain adjusts to the absence of drugs or alcohol. This adjustment can be even…
Coping with Triggers in Addiction
When you're recovering from addiction, certain triggers can cause cravings or uncomfortable feelings resulting in a potential relapse. If you're not equipped with the proper…