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Living with an Alcoholic Husband

Living with an alcoholic husband is often a stressful and anxiety-ridden environment. Excessive drinking can cause co-occurring issues such as domestic violence, financial difficulties and frequent unemployment. Without professional help, the alcoholic is unlikely to stop on his own. According to recent statistics, a man is almost five times more likely to become an alcoholic…

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Why Do Addicts Relapse?

For those suffering from addiction, fear of relapsing can actually deter people from seeking treatment. While relapse can be a concern for users and their loved ones, it shouldn’t stop people from getting help. However, it does bring up an interesting question: why do addicts relapse? Why Do Addicts Relapse? While some attach a negative…