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Common Warning Signs of Alcohol Withdrawal

Alcohol addiction and dependence occur when the body and brain become reliant on the substance, so much so that you feel awful when you stop using it. Alcohol addiction treatment doesn’t always require a person to experience this type of pain and intense cravings. In a controlled setting, especially in a treatment center like Symetria…

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Common Signs of Relapse

If you’re in recovery from drug or alcohol addiction, you may question yourself constantly. Are you in danger of relapse? Are you doing enough to maintain your recovery? Are you staying active enough in your recovery community? Should you consider a relapse prevention program? Unfortunately, worrying about the possibility of relapse is a reality. Fortunately,…

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What to Expect in Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Knowing when it is time to seek alcohol addiction treatment can be tricky. You may think you can stop any time you want without professional help. While some people can successfully quit drinking independently, this is not possible for everyone with alcohol addiction. In addition, withdrawal symptoms can be intense and even dangerous in some…