a woman asking a doctor is alcoholism hereditary?

Is Alcoholism Hereditary?

Your genetics structure or DNA determines a lot of things about you – your health, physical disposition, psychology, and behavior. As such, your behavioral traits influence your thinking and behavior. Part of your behavior may include your predisposition to abuse drugs or alcohol. So is alcoholism hereditary? While genes alone do not determine if you…

a group therapy session learning about inpatient vs outpatient treatment

Inpatient vs. Outpatient Treatment

When you enter a treatment center for addiction, you may have two main options: inpatient vs outpatient treatment. Both levels of treatment offer the same types of therapy and care. However, the main difference between each is how much supervision you need as you recover from your addiction.   If you choose inpatient treatment, you will…