Alcohol

Trazodone and Alcohol
October 16, 2023

What Happens When You Take Trazodone and Alcohol Together?

Both Trazodone and alcohol may make you drowsy and are sometimes taken together to increase their effectiveness as a sleep aid. Even…

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What Is Wet Brain
October 2, 2023

What Is Wet Brain? Identifying Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment

“Wet Brain,” also known as Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome, manifests as a constellation of physical and psychological symptoms, including mental confusion, ataxia(balance/gait disorders), and…

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Dry January Logo
January 3, 2022

Dry January: How You Can Participate and Why It’s ALWAYS A Good Idea

Drink too much this holiday season? Been drinking too much all year? Been drinking too much your whole life? If you answered…

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Alcoholism as a mental disorder.
December 16, 2021

Is Alcoholism a Mental Illness?

Alcoholism, the common term for problem drinking or alcohol addiction, is a complex disease that has psychological, biological, and social components. According…

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Alcohol and Drug Hotlines
November 1, 2021

Alcohol and Drug Hotlines: Who Can You Contact When You Need Help?

One of the worst things about addiction and mental illness is that it makes you feel alone and that there’s nobody you…

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Mixing Alcohol and Zoloft
October 18, 2021

The Risks of Mixing Alcohol and Zoloft

Major depression is the most common mental health disorder in the US.[1] In 2023, an estimated 21 million Americans aged 18 and…

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Virtual Rehab for Addiction
September 15, 2021

Should I Choose Virtual Rehab for Alcohol and Drug Addiction?

The COVID-19[1] pandemic has forced us to adapt to living more and more of our lives virtually, and this often includes how we…

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Is wine mom culture driving maternal alcohol abuse?
May 6, 2021

More than A Meme: A Look at “Wine Mom” Culture

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, but if you’re like many selected by the social media algorithm gods, your feed may…

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Alcohol and Job Loss: Getting Help for AUD
April 16, 2021

Alcohol and Job Loss: Getting Help before Getting Fired

Alcoholism and job loss are a reality for many people who struggle with keeping their drinking in check. The Substance Abuse and…

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Dangers of mixing alcohol and drugs.
April 12, 2021

Dangers of Mixing Drugs and Alcohol: A Guide for At-Risk Users and Families

Whether you’re going through substance use disorder yourself or you have watched a friend or family member struggle with addiction, you probably…

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What medications can treat alcohol withdrawal?
April 9, 2021

Medications for Alcohol Withdrawal: What You Need to Know

Alcohol withdrawal comes with a host of physical and psychological symptoms. These range from mild to moderate to severe to potentially life-threatening,…

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How do drugs and alcohol affect sex life?
April 7, 2021

Drugs, Alcohol, and Libido: How Do Drugs And Alcohol Affect Your Sex Life?

We’ve all heard the phrase “sex, drugs, and rock and roll,” and frankly, it’s incredibly misleading, given what drug addiction does to…

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Do I need medical alcohol detox?
April 5, 2021

Medical Detox for Alcohol: Do I Need It and How Long Does It Take?

Medical detox for alcohol abuse and addiction allows you or your loved one to safely and comfortably overcome the worst of your…

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