Senior Health Issues and Alcohol
Description: Alcoholism places a burden on deteriorating vital organs. Alcoholic seniors have high rates of heart, liver, and pancreas problems, and more severe depression and dementia.
Substance Dependence and the Economy
Description: Tough financial times are difficult for alcoholics and addicts. Those in recovery are at risk for relapse. Others may use alcohol or drugs to relieve the stress of a bad economy.
Alcohol Dependence and Treatment
Description: Tarzana Treatment Centers offers specialized treatment programs to address the various aspects of alcohol dependence and recovery, including alcohol detox.
Drink Water, Not Alcohol
Description: Summer provides many scenarios that may lead alcoholics to relapse. And for those who recently completed alcohol treatment, it is critical to take steps to avoid relapse.
Alcohol Dependence and Major Depression
Description: It’s quite normal for someone entering alcohol treatment to be depressed. Major depression as a co-occurring disorder with alcoholism adds a need for mental health treatment.
High Risk Drinking Population Segments
Description: Much has been done to improve alcohol treatment methodologies over the past three decades: Medical detoxification, mental health treatment, and culture specific tracks.
Living with your Liver
Description: If you or a loved one need help for alcoholism or drug addiction, and also suffer from liver disease, Tarzana Treatment Centers in Los Angeles can help.
Alcohol Abuse Facts
Description: Alcoholism is a disease — a chronic, progressive, fatal disease if not treated. Yet every year in the US more money is spent promoting the use of alcohol than any other product.
Alcohol Recovery and Emotions
Description: Alcoholics in recovery did not register strong responses when shown images of people displaying positive or negative emotions the way the others did.
Description: In most cases medical detoxification can reverse the physical symptoms of withdrawal, opening the door to outpatient rehab or residential alcohol and drug treatment.
Description: Alcohol dependence can be progressive and deadly. Alcohol’s effects on the body can be harmful if there is a repeated compulsive use.
Facts About Alcohol
Description: Tarzana Treatment Centers in Los Angeles provides alcohol detox as part of our commitment to integrated behavioral healthcare in alcohol and drug treatment.
Willpower – Not a Problem with Alcoholism and Drug Addiction
Description: When loved ones suffer from alcoholism or drug addiction, many believe it is because they lack willpower. Actually, they need strong willpower to feed their obsessions.
College Alcohol Consumption Rises with Low Prices
Description: While not everyone will engage in alcohol abuse on a regular basis just because it is cheap, this study provides an opportunity to explain one aspect of alcoholism.
Alcoholic and Drug Addict Reactions to Trouble
Description: Alcoholics and drug addicts choose to escape from trouble by drinking alcohol or using drugs. The disease of addiction is marked by the lack of a defense mechanism in the brain.
Understanding Alcoholism and Drug Addiction - Denial
Description: Alcoholics and drug addicts are well aware of the problems they face in life. But as far as they are concerned, alcohol or drugs are a solution and far from a problem.
Fear-Driven by Alcoholism and Drug Addiction
Description: Alcoholism and drug addiction are diseases that are typically driven by fear. This is true whether these individuals are using their substance of choice or are in recovery.
Holiday Alcoholism and Drug Addiction
Description: The holidays are a happy time for most. But for those suffering from alcoholism or drug addiction this time can be challenging, stressful, and downright depressing.
Women in Alcohol Treatment
Description: Alcohol and drug treatment centers should include gender-specific treatment, along with services for primary medical care and mental health.
Alcohol Awareness Month - It's a Daily Thing
Description: Alcohol Awareness Month is more important to the general population than alcohol and drug treatment professionals. So it is part of our duty to bring awareness to the public.
Multi-Cultural Health Month
Description: California has designated the month of April as Multi-Cultural Health Month. Tarzana Treatment Centers is happy to participate in bringing awareness to the public.
Boston University Alcohol Screening Tool
Description: Most alcohol screening tools will assess users for alcohol dependence first, and then, if they are not, point them to informative content about alcohol abuse and dependence.
Suggested Viewing – The Lois Wilson Story
Description: The CBS Network will air the Hallmark Hall of Fame story, When Love Is Not Enough – The Lois Wilson Story on Sunday, April 25th at 9/8c pm.
Senior Alcohol Abuse - Damaging Effects
Description: Many seniors are aware of the risks they face with heavy drinking and continue seemingly without care. Loved ones may feel helpless, but solutions exist.
Alcohol Dependence and Drug Addiction -Tolerance
Description: It can be a safety mechanism to the body or deadly. Awareness of the subject is critical for anyone who engages in alcohol abuse or drug abuse, as well as those in recovery.
Telemedicine Uses – Alcohol Treatment
Description: We provide telemedicine for individuals who have some reasons to not seek alcohol treatment. Those in telemedicine only need a computer with a webcam and internet connection.
Rodney King – Alcoholic Death can be Sudden
The Effects of Alcohol
If Doctors Would Diagnose Addiction
Medi-Cal Can help you to Stop Drinking
Alcoholism Relapse Prevention Plan
Get Help for Relapse Fast