drinking on thanksgiving

Tips to Avoid Drinking on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is an important and special time to gather with family and friends to celebrate the season. Oftentimes, these gatherings include plenty of delicious dishes to enjoy too. It’s not uncommon for these savory items to come with glasses of wine, holiday cocktails, or beer. While these may be traditional beverage selections many look forward…

alcohol and young adults

Relationship Between Alcohol and Young Adults

Alcohol is a substance widely used by young adults. Unfortunately, the combination of alcohol and young adults is often linked to detrimental issues like binge drinking and drunk driving. These behaviors can also lead to an alcohol use disorder if excessive drinking is left unchecked. We offer an alcohol rehab program to help patients get…

alcoholic parent

Getting Treatment for an Alcoholic Parent

Alcoholism can damage all kinds of relationships. However, the toll that alcoholism can take on the relationship between a parent and child can be particularly difficult. Depending on the child’s age and dependence on the parent, alcoholism can cause children to be neglected and abused mentally, physically, or even financially. That is why encouraging alcoholic…

stages of alcohol withdrawal

The Stages of Alcohol Withdrawal

Alcohol withdrawal can be a painful, scary, and dangerous experience. Fear of withdrawal often compels the alcoholic to keep drinking. But clinging to your addiction is not the answer. According to the National Institute on Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 100,000 Americans die from alcohol-related diseases every year.  Finding the right alcohol detox center is key…

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How the Alcohol Detox Process Works

For anyone with an addiction to alcohol, suddenly ceasing drinking will lead to severe symptoms of withdrawal. These symptoms indicate a physical dependency on alcohol. Without medical supervision, severe complications could arise. Anyone with alcohol dependence should seek professional alcohol detox to safely wean off this substance. What Is Alcohol Detox? Alcohol detox is the…

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How To Stay Active In Recovery While Social Distancing

Life has drastically changed globally as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. One area that has witnessed notable transformation is communication, which now features greater social distancing and isolation. Although physical activity has always played a vital role in physical well-being, it is now more crucial for your addiction recovery at a holistic addiction treatment…

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How To Get Recovery Resources During A Pandemic

During these unprecedented times, people with substance use disorder are particularly vulnerable to changes in their environment. The rules that come with the pandemic related to social isolation can be challenging as it limits social interaction and access to important support. At Liberty Bay Recovery, we know how important it is to use recovery resources…