Tip #1: Prescription pills can easily be a sobriety “trap”
Just because pills are prescribed by a doctor and administered by a pharmacy, it doesn’t mean they are safe for everyone. As prescription numbers continue to rise, the chance for prescription drug abuse rises as well.
Tip #2 – Don’t misunderstand the power of Detox?
If an alcoholic stops drinking suddenly it is very dangerous. Most people don’t understand that alcohol withdrawal is typically more harmful that drug withdrawal.
Everyday “heavy” drinkers need a detox. Detoxification is a process to manage withdrawal complications and pain. The goal is to minimize harm. The formal definition: Detox is the medically supervised process to prevent life-threatening problems that appear, if the alcoholic or addict was left untreated.
Tip #3 and #4
- A strong support group, new friends and a healthy lifestyle will help you…
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