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When Is Someone Considered a Binge Drinker?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 9, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022It’s no surprise that most teens drink alcohol. While it’s common for people to experiment with drugs and alcohol during their teens, it can be easy for young adults to develop…

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The Scary Effects of Teen Alcohol Poisoning

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 8, 2022Updated: April 27, 2022It’s no secret that teenagers drink alcohol. A person’s teen years are a time of experimentation as they develop body autonomy. Today’s teens experiment as much if not more than their parent’s generation did with alcohol, illicit,…

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How to Create a Relapse Prevention Plan with Your Son

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: March 23, 2022Updated: April 5, 2022What are relapse prevention and recovery management in terms of addiction recovery? These concepts are essential to understand once your teen has left formal treatment and is rebuilding their life after breaking free from…

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3 Dangers of Alcohol Poisoning on a Teen’s Body

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: March 21, 2022Updated: April 5, 2022Alcohol poisoning is a severe and sometimes life-threatening consequence of drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period. Teens may be prone to binge drinking, making them prone to this danger.…

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Educating Your Teen on Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: March 15, 2022Updated: April 5, 2022No parent or guardian expects to deal with their teen getting admitted into an alcohol addiction treatment program. However, sometimes circumstances present this as the best solution to a problem that could permanently affect…

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Alcohol Rehab for Teen Males in North Carolina

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: January 23, 2022Updated: January 3, 2022Alcohol is often the first substance teenagers experiment with. It’s easy to get and has the reputation of being more benign than prescription or illicit drugs. Unfortunately, alcohol is an addictive substance,…

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What Is Polysubstance Abuse?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: January 3, 2022Updated: January 3, 2022Addiction can damage your health, finances, career, and relationships, as it impacts your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. One consequence of addiction is that it impairs your judgment, which can make you more…

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Does My Son Need Addiction Treatment?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: January 3, 2022Updated: January 3, 2022If you wonder whether your son needs addiction treatment, Foothills at Red Oak Recovery can help you safeguard your loved one’s mental wellness. Despite understanding the severe consequences of drug and alcohol abuse, many…

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Tips for Helping Your Teen with Alcohol Withdrawal

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: December 14, 2021Updated: December 8, 2021Teenagers across the country can struggle with alcohol abuse. While alcohol may still be illegal for teenagers, it remains a popular aspect of teen culture. Many teens try alcohol for the first…

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Triggers of Substance Use

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: November 4, 2021Updated: December 6, 2021Across the country, thousands of teens use drugs and alcohol each day. Some people may begin to use substances in an effort to manage an underlying mental health condition. Conversely, some teens turn to…