At Silver Pines Treatment Center, we understand that addiction affects the entire person. We treat you as a whole, integrating therapies that address physical, emotional, mental and spiritual needs. Alcoholism affects millions each year. Our multi-faceted approach to alcohol addiction treatment can help you lead a life of sobriety. Painkiller addiction can take over your life. Through holistic and evidence-based therapy, you can live the life you deserve again.
Covid crisis is exacerbating LGBTQ alcohol abuse, studies find
The ABV standard is used worldwide. The International Organization of Legal Metrology has tables of density of water—ethanol mixtures at different concentrations and temperatures. In some countries, e. Mixing two solutions of alcohol of different strengths usually causes a change in volume. Water and ethanol are both polar solvents. When water is added to ethanol, the smaller water molecules are attracted to the ethanol's hydroxyl group, and each molecule alters the polarity field of the other.
Social-distancing measures and lockdowns have disproportionately increased alcohol use in the LGBTQ community, studies find. Abigail Mazzarella, 26, often went to gay bars in Baltimore before Covid stay-at-home measures were introduced. When bars in the state closed, this physical community disappeared as Mazzarella needed its support the most. But the liquor store across her street remained open. Mazzarella has not had a drink in more than four months, but her experience with alcohol during the pandemic is far from isolated.
National Recovery Month is a national observance held every September to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental health services can enable those with mental and substance use disorders to live healthy and rewarding lives. Now in its 31st year, Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those living in recovery. This webinar will focus on the effectiveness of medication-assisted treatment MAT and how integrating MAT in both treatment and recovery support settings is working to help individuals obtain and sustain recovery.