Alcohol Addiction Treatment Center
Drinking alcohol has been embedded in our society for so long that it has been a norm in many cultures around the world. Clearly, drinking alcohol has become a pastime for most people and a large part of our society. Nowadays, alcohol drinking is widely accepted and legal anywhere across the country. However, there are negative effects which are strongly related to alcoholism.
According to statistics conducted worldwide, adolescents who drank alcohol are 7.5 times more susceptible to drug use than those who did not drink alcohol. It was also stated that 32% of the kids under the age of 12 who are already heavy drinkers also used cocaine. This statistic alone can be very scary for our future generations.
Christian alcohol treatment centers such as New Creation understand that the alcoholic person is not the problem, and that alcoholism is a disease. Drinking alcohol is a symptom that a person is suffering emotionally or mentally. And these people feel that only by drinking alcohol can they ease their suffering. Just as most people see alcohol as an escape route from reality, soon when alcohol no longer works its magic, they can to move on to a more potent substance or increase their alcohol intake drastically.
Alcoholism and Its Effects
To solve this problem means getting to the root of the problem. That includes understanding why people drink alcohol despite their awareness of the unhealthy effects caused by it. It is unarguably known that alcoholism can cause death aside from,
- Gastrointestinal diseases
Why We Drink Despite the Risks
For many people, drinking alcohol is the best way to get to know other people. In some ways, it does make sense. It is true that a person has lowered inhibitions when drinking, to the point where they can be really frank and silly. Alcohol can also make a person forget things. It sometimes offers them a way to vent so that they can release the burden that they are holding inside of them.
For some people, alcohol is an escape route from hell and into paradise – but one thing is certain. Alcohol is never a solution to a problem.
Our Christian alcohol treatment centers offer programs which will help you curb your drinking habits. Whether you are binge drinker or a heavy drinker we can provide you with a program that will suit your situation. We can assure you that you will be well on your way to a sober and clean lifestyle after successfully completing our programs. Getting out of this habit can be impossible if undertaken alone. That is why we advise that you seek help from professionals which are both knowledgeable and experienced in this field. Please do not hesitate to contact us. We promise to keep everything between us private and confidential. Call us now to find out more about our programs.