ALCOHOL ABUSE

Karen in Addiction
29 August 2017

UK Baby Boomer Alcohol Addiction Rate Climbs

Many of us think of those in their 50s and above as mature individuals who’ve raised their children and now can enjoy some leisure. Unfortunately, for many of the UK population over 50, their senior years are marked by damaging levels of alcohol use.

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Lisa Borg in Drug Education
20 February 2017

Guidelines for Family Alcohol Consumption

With drinking so common in our culture, even at a young age, it is important to have some guidelines. The best place for families to start in determining what their alcohol consumption policy is, is to set clear rules and expectations before any drink is poured.

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Lisa Borg in Addiction
4 January 2017

Binge Drinking

Binge drinking is a problem throughout the year but when it comes to special occasions such as Christmas and New Year’s, alcohol consumption can go out the roof.

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Lisa Borg in Drug Rehab
30 December 2016

The True Effects of an Alcoholic Mother

I recently heard an interesting story on the radio of a family torn apart, one child growing up with a solid and sober father, while another brother grew up with a drunken mother.

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Lisa Borg in Narconon Success
6 December 2016

The First Step of the Narconon Programme Is the Drug-Free Withdrawal

At Narconon we do not use drugs to help someone with addiction to come off their substance of choice. The withdrawal procedure involves 24 hour supervision and relevant one-to-one care along with the use of very specific vitamins and minerals, alongside simple yet effective techniques to help the person get relief from the adverse symptoms withdrawal can bring.

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Lisa Borg in Drug Rehab
29 November 2016

The Decline of Booze

I have recently picked up some more good news in the newspaper. This time from the Evening Standard on Wednesday 16th.

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Lisa Borg in Drug Rehab
16 November 2016

Signs that Alcohol Consumption Is Out of Control

If you see these signs, then alcohol use has reached a point where it is no longer under control. Learn the signs and don’t wait to take action…

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Lisa Borg in Drug Education
24 October 2016

7 Signs That Someone Has Had Too Much to Drink

You do not generally see people taking drugs right out in public. You and most people would probably be quite disconcerted to see someone shoot up or snort in front of you. This is not the case for all drugs though.

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Lisa Borg in Narconon Success
24 October 2016

I Regained My Sense of Control and Perspective on Life

Being here , I have learnt that it is not enough to hide away from things. That I need to face them and learn how to handle them and I really can. Before, I would either want to drink or go shopping to make myself feel better.

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Lisa Borg in Narconon Success
24 October 2016

Narconon’s Ups & Downs In Life Course Completion

I’ve cut ties with two people since I’ve been through the Ups and Downs In Life , and to a point I feel relieved. One of the guys I’ve cut ties with is my brother in law. I was very close to him.

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