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Alcohol cravings and addiction or alcoholism

Alcohol Cravings Dominate My Life

What are alcohol cravings and why they happen? In this blog, we take an in depth look at the compulsion to drink, how the brain changes in addiction and where to get affordable alcohol help.

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SAD

SAD Enough For A Drink

Many years ago, Consultant Psychiatrist Tom Foster wrote a paper, Dying for a Drink, about the link between mental health, suicide, and the use of alcohol. In particular he explored the correlation of this around SAD (seasonal affective disorder). As we move further into the winter months and as a pre-cursor to alcohol awareness week this something that needs to be considered.

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Addiction in the workplace

Addiction In The Workplace

17 million days of productivity are lost each year due to drug and alcohol use. Our whitepaper investigates the effect on businesses and the economy in the UK.

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Isolation and addiction

How Isolation Fuels and Affects Addiction

For many, problematic drug and alcohol use and addiction are diseases that live in loneliness. As dependency on and abuse of drugs and alcohol worsens, important areas of our lives are steadily dropped as dependence takes hold. This cycle can be broken, however, and a better life can be achieved.

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Covid-19 Statement

Help Me Stop: COVID-19 Statement

Help Me Stop is working within the governments’ guidelines to help stop the spread of COVID-19. While we remain open, Help Me Stop is committed to infection prevention and control.

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