MORE THAN JUST A DISEASE RELAP...

Relapse can always bring a full stop to a refreshed curing therapy. What causes this to happen? As cited below through a few examples, are negative emotional states, physical discomfort, positive emotional states, conflicts with others etc.etc. Most important to remember is that relapse doesn’t mean that the treatment process is a failure or the […]

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ECT- A prompt and effective cu...

It’s a pity that even over 70 years after the first successful demonstration of its efficacy in the treatment of acute mental illnesses like schizophrenia, there is still very little informed public opinion about Electroconvulsive Therapy or ECT. Although, it is a fact that ECT is one of the most effective method for treating severe […]

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Yoga and beating alcoholism

Alcoholism is the dependency on alcohol that has a physiological and psychological impact on a person’s life. According to WHO, about 30% of Indians consume alcohol, out of which 4-13% are daily consumers and up to 50% of these, fall under the category of hazardous drinking. Another worrying trend from India is that the average […]

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Beating Addiction Stigma and S...

Recent Post How to find the best psychiatric hospital in Bangalore? It also provides the facility for family members to stay along with the patient; who gives them a better understanding of the…….. Is Manic Depression Genetic/ Hereditary? A chemical known as serotonin in the brain, has strong affects on an individual’s mood. The abnormalities […]

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Recent Post How to find the best psychiatric hospital in Bangalore? It also provides the facility for family members to stay along with the patient; who gives them a better understanding of the…….. Is Manic Depression Genetic/ Hereditary? A chemical known as serotonin in the brain, has strong affects on an individual’s mood. The abnormalities […]

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Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms

Alcohol Addiction

Thinking of quitting alcohol? Worried of how you would manage the withdrawal symptoms?  But a bit of a difficulty is worth it for a sober life. And we are here to help you manage it.

What are withdrawal symptoms?

The individual might encounter alcohol withdrawal syndrome when he/she tends to have a physical dependence on alcohol. In other cases, sudden halt of alcohol also leads to the same result.

What’s happening inside?

Due to the excessive drinking, the br...

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Alcohol Psychosis

Alcohol Addiction

Suresh, age 34 gets invitation to attend a birthday party by his colleague friend. Suresh all excited to party, dream about drinking, smoking and dancing all night. He in the urge of fulfilling his dream he over drunk and lost his control over himself and lost consciousness. Later he was taken to a hospital by his family as he was behaving wild and talking to himself throughout the day, which he mentioned as talking to a super natural power...

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Living With An Alcoholic

Alcohol Addiction

Here is a story of a Mrs. Mona who once approached a counselor for her husband who had drowned himself into alcohol addiction. She said- “My husband  drinks alcohol every day. Every evening he comes home from his work. Moreover, in the weekends he starts from the early afternoon. He continues to drink till he passes out or runs out of the larger. And his behavior when he drinks – he is very abusive and feels like just another person...

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How to help an Alcoholic?

Alcohol Addiction

It is painful and overwhelming to see someone you love destroy their life due to an addictive behaviour. Alcoholics usually tend to deny their addiction and only realize it when its negative effects have spread into almost all areas of life. Here the role of friends and family members can be effective in encouraging them for an early intervention to have with alcoholism.

Many have the intention to help but may not know how to do so...

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