Warning Signs Of A Drinking Problem

by Dr. Ari Novick December 4, 2015
As we head into the holiday season filled with family get-togethers, company parties, and possibly a sense of loneliness, it’s a good time to evaluate your drinking habits. Many people enjoy a glass of wine after work now and then, or a few beers on the weekend. However, if this has ramped... [More]

The Risks of Drinking and Driving

by Dr. Ari Novick October 6, 2015
Did you know that to reach the legal limit for drunk driving in all 50 states of .08 blood alcohol concentration, it only takes 2 drinks for a 120-pound female and about 4 drinks for a 180 pound male?  That is 4 beers, or 3 beers and 1 shot, or 2 beers and 2 5-ounce glasses of wine.  It&rs... [More]

Are You Alcohol Dependent?

by Dr. Ari Novick May 13, 2015
Are you someone who has enjoyed drinking alcohol as a way to relax and have fun with friends over the years, but have recently found that it is becoming more and more of a problem in your life? If so, you are not alone. Many people use alcohol to self-medicate to relieve stress including celebri... [More]

April's Alcohol Awareness Month Highlights Importance of Early Education

by Dr. Ari Novick April 9, 2015
Since 1987, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NADD) has designated April as Alcohol Awareness Month. The purpose is to increase the public’s understanding about how alcoholism affects individuals, families, workplaces and communities across the country. This year&rsqu... [More]

Online Alcohol Education Programs Help Support Sober Living

by Dr. Ari Novick March 23, 2015
You’ve had a long day at work and just want to unwind and relax, so you stop and grab a 6 pack for when you get home. You are greeted by a family that loves you and proceed to have a few. After 1 or 2, you are feeling more calm and upbeat but as the evening wears on and you keep drinking, ... [More]

Educationally Based Online Alcohol Awareness Classes Promote Healthier Living

by Dr. Ari Novick March 10, 2015
Many addiction experts agree that education is the foundation to both preventing and treating alcohol abuse. A great number of people who drink alcohol do it for pleasure to help them relax, and rarely have any problem as a result. They are able to enjoy a glass of wine with dinner, a beer after... [More]

Online Drug Education Classes for Court Requirements or Personal Growth

by Dr. Ari Novick February 23, 2015
Have you run into drug possession issues at work, school or with the law? Some examples we hear often are: You’re a legal adult and were out with a bunch of friends to go to a concert and unfortunately caught in the public parking lot doing a little pre-partying. Or, you have a child in hi... [More]

Drug Awareness Education Helps Keep Teens Safe

by Dr. Ari Novick February 9, 2015
Positive news from 2014 research from the National Institute on Drug Abuse show that there is a decline among 8th, 10th and 12 th graders in alcohol use, illicit drug use like MDMA and prescription and over-the-counter drugs like Vicodin. Marijuana use has stayed level. In part this may be du... [More]

Understand the Health Risks of Combining Drugs and Alcohol

by Dr. Ari Novick January 30, 2015
With most of the country experiencing high levels of Flu activity, the demand for over-the-counter medications will most likely continue to increase in the coming weeks. While it might seem like a great idea to get home from a long day at work, get in your bathrobe and have a few beers with your... [More]

Give Your Teen The Alcohol and Drug Education They Need In 2015

by Dr. Ari Novick January 8, 2015
Many of us are starting out the New Year with a list of things we would like to accomplish in 2015. It’s a time to consider what we can do a better job at, parenting often being at the top. Did you know that as a parent you are the single most important influence on your children’s l... [More]

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