How The Terms We Use In Addiction And Recovery Matter And How To Overcome This Vital Issue

What we say and how we say it has an enormous impact on ourselves and others. For example, saying substance abuse instead of substance use disorder can create the feeling that they are choosing to use/drink and that it can be a moral failing.

The results inside, along with downloadable media, studies, reports, tips and ideas to overcome this barrier many face before or whilst deciding whether to enter and accept help in recovery.
We have lost so many lives from this which could have otherwise been saved. Lets not loose anymore people unnecessarily just because of this issue.

How We Prejudge Or Misjudge Those Afflicted By Addiction, How Others View Addiction And What We Can Do To Promote Change

Is it OK to judge drug addicts & alcoholics? Find out in this article here. Also, how much control do we have over ourselves and our circumstances? It is a simple question, but one with far-reaching implications.

For instance, the level of control you believe someone else has over various aspects of their life would likely impact not just how you might personally judge, say a drug addict, but also your attitudes to whether and how much the state should be willing to help them, what help and treatments are available and many more vital questions that impact addicts and addiction in general.

If we want to change peoples opinions and judgements on issues such as addiction. We need to understand their current thoughts and feelings so that we can provide facts and clarity to benefit, not only the addicts but also society as a whole.

Keep reading to learn more and find out the results that we weren’t able to include in this article.
You don’t want to miss the shocking survey results inside this article!…

Can The Shape Of A Glass Can Influence How Much You Drink?

New research has been published by The University Of Cambridge looking at whether the type, size or shape of drinking glasses could affect how much people drink?
All the findings can be found within this article as well as links to the full report of research findings.

Can Your Smartphone Tell When You’re Drunk And Provide You With Alternative Solutions? Also, Does Wearable Alcohol Detection Technology Work?

It isn’t always easy to know when you’ve had one alcoholic drink too many, you may not even realise just how much you’re drinking.
But your smartphone may be able to help those struggling with alcohol abuse and addiction.
Also, do alcohol detecting wristbands & ankle tags that link to your smartphone or to an external source really work? Find out all you need to know here!