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The Science Behind Addiction

Addiction is a chronic disease characterized by a compulsive behavioral pattern that continues regardless of the harmful consequences. A person who repeatedly relapses regardless of how many times they say they are going to quit. The relationship between science and addiction has become the center of research and discussion for over half a century. Everyone…

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Is Alcohol Harming Your Relationships?

Nobody wants to ruin the trust and love of family members and friends over something preventable or controllable. Experts agree that alcohol abuse can negatively influence all your relationships, including how you relate with your spouse, parents, colleagues, and friends. Attending treatment at Liberty Bay Recovery Center can help you begin to repair these relationships…

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Staying Sober During Coronavirus

This coronavirus pandemic is challenging for everyone, but it’s especially difficult if you’re on the journey to recovery. Periods of stress can often cause us to retreat to our old habits and behaviors. If you’ve recovered from a drug or alcohol addiction through a residential addiction treatment program, this extra stress might create the conditions…

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Tips to Stay Sober For Christmas and During All Christmas Parties

Congrats! You made it through a sober Thanksgiving. Now starts the real challenge to stay sober for Christmas. This includes all those pesky holiday parties that circulate delicious hors d’oeuvres and tempting alcoholic beverages. Christmas can be an anxiety-ridden minefield of a sober holiday. You can make it a bit easier on yourself if you…