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What Is an Alcoholic and Alcoholism?

Over half the population of the U.S. struggle with alcoholism. While a large number will seek assistance for their alcohol abuse, an even greater number will never get the help they need. Still, many people ...

Treatment Centers For Anorexia: What They Do And Why Do They Do It

An anorexia treatment center works somewhat like a rehabilitation clinic for drug addicts expect that it’s for anorexics. This article will tackle on what the most common form of anorexia is, what treatment centers for this mental disorder do, and why do they do it.

5 Highly Addictive Prescription Drugs

A common misconception by people is that if a drug is available by prescription from a doctor and is legal, then it must not be harmful. However, when prescription drugs are abused - meaning when ...

How to Quit Smoking Step by Step

We are all aware of how dangerous nicotine addiction is to our health, how it can cause lung cancer, stroke, heart disease, and death. If you are a smoker and you would like to stop smoking, try to apply the simple steps that we will present to you in this short article.

The Hazards of Smoking

The major health risks of smoking are pretty well known in most western countries due to the massiveamount of publicity on the dangers on smoking, and anyone who claims not to know that smokers stand a higher risk of getting lung cancer and various heart diseases must have been living somewhere in t

A Couch Potato No Longer: How to Beat Your TV Addiction

Do you know that men and women should spend no more than 4 hours in front of the television? It increases the risks of developing cardiovascular diseases. It also promotes a sedentary lifestyle, which often ...

Mighty white

Definition of the drug slang term 'Mighty white' from the About.com Alcoholism / Substance Abuse glossary of drug street terms.

The Real Side Effects of Quitting Smoking

"I'm giving up smoking." Isn't that what we all say? To be successful, I think you need to view it differently. Here's an example of a smoker's day: You wake up and realize that the ...

Depression is an Addiction

Addiction has been defined as follows:- 'Being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit forming.' With this definition in mind, anyone who has expe

10 Holiday Foods That Will Ruin Your Diet

Many holiday foods are packed with fat, sugar or sodium -- they're delicious, but they're bad for your diet. These 10 holiday foods may be the worst.

Quit Smoking Products - Which Product Is Right for Me

Quit smoking products tend to be very common around the internet marketing location nowadays. Numerous quit smoking products, change from tablets, products as well as lotions, nicotine patches as well as chewing gum to acupuncture, hypnosis as well as Yoga exercise for starters etc. Down below is a

What Does E Liquid and Tobacco Smoking Have In Common

As stricter policies and restrictions towards using tobacco are received, e-cigarettes have expanded in appeal. Sales last year, reached over $500,000,000. The e cigarette sector presently benefits from a decreased stigma opposing using tobacco. Consumers ...