fbpx

Tag

PTSD
Unhealthy Coping Mechanisms

Spotting Unhealthy Coping Mechanisms in Veterans

Most people develop habits as a way of dealing with stress. These are called coping mechanisms, and they help individuals get through difficult situations. Unfortunately, many of these habits are negative ones, and simply allow people to avoid the issue at hand. Unhealthy coping mechanisms can have serious consequences on mental health, physical well-being, and...
Read More
Worried man in Drug Rehab Las Vegas for Veterans

How to Support Someone Who Is Experiencing PTSD Symptoms

The Department of Defense is confronted with determining the most effective therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder when a new generation of service personnel returns from deployment. Those who have been diagnosed with PTSD are three times more prone to abuse substances. As a result, a drug rehab in Las Vegas for Veterans is offered for drug abuse problems...
Read More
people at Veteran Addiction Center Las Vegas

How to Care for Yourself After Experiencing Trauma

Serving your nation may require you to give your life. Many warriors throughout the world pursue this career. Serving means putting your life on the line; survivors, on the other hand, may have to live with the trauma they experienced in combat zones for the rest of their lives.    Some veterans have successfully overcome this trauma at a Veteran...
Read More
How Long Can a Hangover Last?

How Long Can a Hangover Last?

Alcohol is the most commonly abused substance in the veteran population. Veterans may abuse alcohol because they are suffering from mental illness or having difficulties adjusting to civilian life. Given that so many servicemembers abuse alcohol, many are likely to suffer from frequent hangovers. As a result, many may wonder, “How long can a hangover...
Read More
veteran suicide prevention

Suicide Awareness Month: Looking at Veteran Suicides Per Day

September is National Suicide Awareness Month, a period in which individuals are reminded to reach out to those who are at risk of suicide. During this month, mental health professionals and advocates work to prevent suicide, one conversation at a time. This is important work, since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  (CDC) reports...
Read More
Ambien and Alcohol

Ambien and Alcohol: A Dangerous Combination

Ambien is the brand name of the medication known as zolpidem, which is used to treat insomnia and other sleep disorders. Often referred to as a “downer,” Ambien assists a person’s brain into a state of relaxation, which helps them fall asleep. Many people who suffer from sleep disorders such as insomnia find it difficult...
Read More
Can Alcoholics Ever Drink Again?

Can Alcoholics Ever Drink Again?

Many veterans decide they want to quit drinking. For some, the reasons for quitting may be for their health, or they may simply not enjoy drinking alcohol. For others, however, quitting alcohol becomes a necessity. Specifically, people who find themselves suffering from an alcohol use disorder cannot control when and how much they drink. Left...
Read More
signs of addiction

Signs of Addiction: Spotting Veteran Substance Use Disorders

There are various signs of addiction, but they can vary depending on the substance, lifestyle factors, and the mental health of the individual. For example, veterans may display different symptoms of addiction than civilians, even if they share the same addiction. For this reason, it’s important that veterans have their own resource for spotting the...
Read More
GABA and alcohol

What Is the Connection Between PTSD, GABA, and Alcohol?

Experiencing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in addition to an alcohol addiction is a common occurrence for veterans. What many people don’t know is that there are ways to prevent PTSD symptoms from getting worse.  If you are looking to heal from PTSD and addiction, the trick is to learn about the relationship between the an...
Read More
alcohol vitamin deficiency

Alcohol Vitamin Deficiency in Veterans: Recovery in DeLand, Florida

It’s no secret that many people feel sick after drinking alcohol, but there might be more to that sick feeling after drinking. In cases where people drink large amounts over a long period of time, alcohol vitamin deficiency can appear. And that’s a problem, both because it creates a host of health issues, and because...
Read More
1 2 3 4 5

Insurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLandInsurance Heroes' Mile DeLand

We are still accepting patients
Increased precautions we're taking in response to the coronavirus
Read More ->
+
Call Now
Directions