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Alcoholic Spouse: Does Your Alcoholic Spouse Love Alcohol More Than You? by addictiondoc Posted Tue 26 Jan 2010 5:49pm If you are married to an alcoholic spouse, you probably feel you come in second to alcohol. Guess what? You do! No matter how much your alcoholic spouse (alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife) says “I love you”, it is clear from his/her actions that the need or desire to drink alcohol takes precedence over any of your needs. Here are the ... Read on »
Alcoholic Husband: 5 Signs that Your Alcoholic Spouse Is Alcohol Dependent by addictiondoc Posted Thu 28 Jan 2010 5:11pm You are waiting up at 2 AM for your alcoholic husband to come home. You find yourself eating alone most evenings while your alcoholic spouse is off drinking with his buddies. He even disappears when you are at an activity together. Why? He craves alcohol. His brain has become alcohol dependent. In addition to this alcoholic behavior, you have e ... Read on »
"Working Alcoholics Cause Headaches for Companies --Alcohol Awareness Month Brings the Sobering Reality of Workplace Alcoholism" by Portland Prevention Posted Fri 03 Apr 2009 12:00am (Hat Tip: Raise The Bottom Blog / CNBC.com ) "April is Alcohol Awareness Month and one way companies are getting involved is with public awareness campaigns about workplace alcoholism. The cost of alcoholism and other drug addictions in the U.S. workforce exceeds $100 billion a year, according to the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Dru ... Read on »
Triad Group Issues a Voluntary Nationwide Recall of All Lots of Alcohol Prep Pads, Alcohol Swabs, and Alcohol Swabsticks Due to by FDA Posted Thu 06 Jan 2011 1:25pm FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 5, 2011 - Hartland, Wisconsin, Triad Group, a manufacturer of over-the-counter products has initiated a voluntary product recall involving ALL LOTS of ALCOHOL PREP PADS, ALCOHOL SWABS, and ALCOHOL SWABSTICKS manufactured by Triad Group but which are private labeled for many accounts to the ... Read on »
Triad Alcohol Prep Pads, Alcohol Swabs, and Alcohol Swabsticks: Recall Due to Potential Microbial Contamination by FDA Posted Thu 06 Jan 2011 4:15pm Sold by Cardinal Health, PSS Select, VersaPro, Boca/Ultilet, Moore Medical, Walgreens, CVS, Conzellin [Posted 01/06/2011] AUDIENCE: Pharmacy, Consumer ISSUE: Triad Group, a manufacturer of over-the-counter products and FDA notified healthcare professionals and patients of the recall involving all lots of a ... Read on »
Safety Alerts for Human Medical Products Triad Alcohol Prep Pads, Alcohol Swabs, and Alcohol Swabsticks: Recall Due to Potentia by CysticGal Patient Expert Posted Fri 14 Jan 2011 12:00am Ok this is the lamest reason to be back on the blog but I was sorta horrified to read this report, and also that it included both packaged-sterile and non-sterile items. Time to throw some s out!!!! Safety Alerts for Human Medical Products Triad Alcohol Pre p Pads, Alcohol Swabs, and Alcohol Swabsticks: Recall Due to Potential Microbi ... Read on »
Safety Alerts for Human Medical Products Triad Alcohol Prep Pads, Alcohol Swabs, and Alcohol Swabsticks: Recall Due to Potentia by CysticGal Patient Expert Posted Fri 14 Jan 2011 7:38pm Ok this is the lamest reason to be back on the blog but I was sorta horrified to read this report, and also that it included both packaged-sterile and non-sterile items. Time to throw some s out!!!!Safety Alerts for Human Medical Products Triad Alcohol Prep Pads, Alcohol Swabs, and Alcohol Swabsticks: Recall Due to Potential Microbial Contaminat ... Read on »
Alcohol Dependency Effects, Alcoholism Signs, and Alcoholism Statistics by Lucy J. Patient Expert Posted Sat 26 Mar 2011 4:06am Mr. Richards was one of three health instructors at a large metropolitan high school located in the Midwestern part of the U.S. For “Alcohol Effects Month” he decided he would center his teaching agenda on the following three subject areas: alcohol dependency effects, alcohol addiction symptoms an ... Read on »
Drug Implant at Alcohol Detox Centers Helping Individuals Fight Alcohol Addiction – Eastern Europe Detox Facility by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 01 Jun 2010 12:18pm Disulfiram is the name of the drug that gets implanted under the skin around the stomach abdominal area that will make the person very sick if they try to drink again after going through the rehabilitation process.  The drug has been used to help those overcome drinking problems with taking oral medications but if the patients are not compli ... Read on »
Question: When you are an alcoholic are you always an alcoholic? by Bill W. Health Maven Posted Thu 14 May 2009 4:58pm There is a lot of controversy over this issue.  The best information seems to indicate that people do recover from the physical effects of alcoholism if they stop drinking soon enough, but that some of the changes that take place in the brain during the process of alcohol addiction will remain.  If that is the case, “recovered” alcoholics who d ... Read on »