Mountain Springs Blog

June 17, 2019

Best Mental Health Practices for a Recovering Alcoholic

Best Mental Health Practices for a Recovering Alcoholic Recovering from alcoholism requires a lifetime of effort and self-awareness to overcome the challenges of sobriety. Achieving this is completely possible if you set a healthy foundation for your best mental health from the beginning of your treatment. By getting the short […]

June 13, 2019

5 Ways to Overcome Alcohol Withdrawal

5 Ways to Overcome Alcohol Withdrawal The physical and emotional damage caused by alcohol withdrawal occurs at different levels depending on your level and frequency of use. If you struggle with clinical addiction, you may experience more serious symptoms than someone who is simply hungover. Learning about levels of care […]

June 13, 2019

5 Warning Signs of Alcoholism

5 Warning Signs of Alcoholism Addiction to alcohol shows up differently in people based on their habits, mental health, and reliance on alcohol. There are many physical and emotional reasons you may be predisposed to abusing alcohol and some of these are triggered by your environment. If you are concerned […]

June 10, 2019

Learn All You Need to Know About Alcohol Poisoning

Learn All You Need to Know About Alcohol Poisoning Alcohol poisoning is a killer which not enough people seem to be talking about these days. However, it should be getting discussed all over this country. Alcohol usage keeps rising every single day, leading many people into a path of high risk […]

June 3, 2019

Dangers of the Benzodiazepine

Dangers of the Benzodiazepine There are millions of people who abuse benzodiazepine drugs. One of the issues is that these types of medications are prescribed regularly and many people buy them from dealers on the streets as well. Benzodiazepines are prescribed for the treatment of anxiety and some other conditions […]

May 30, 2019

What Does the Liver Do and Why Is It So Important?

What Does the Liver Do and Why Is It So Important? You might be reading this now after being diagnosed with cirrhosis or other liver disease, or you might simply be curious about how alcohol affects the liver. Regardless, understanding what the liver is and what it does is important – after all, […]

May 27, 2019

Where is your Liver?

Where is your Liver? Aah, the liver. We know it’s an important part of our body. We are told to take care of our liver because after all, the liver performs over 500 vital activities for our body. We need our liver to filter toxins out of our body, regulate our […]

May 23, 2019

Practicing Self-Care During Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Practicing Self-Care During Alcohol Addiction Treatment Throughout our lives, we likely have been told to be kind and loving, to show compassion to others, to be generous to those in need, and to have empathy for those around us. Before entering alcohol addiction treatment, we may have even been caregivers to […]

May 20, 2019

Why Eating Disorders Can Be a Struggle to Overcome

Why Eating Disorders Can Be a Struggle to Overcome Just like other forms of mental illnesses, eating disorders can often be under-diagnosed because of the stigma that surrounds them. What are the psychological causes of eating disorders, and why do they become difficult to overcome? Read to find out more. […]

May 20, 2019

Does Insurance Cover Alcohol Rehab?

Does Insurance Cover Alcohol Rehab? Many people want to know and are asking, does insurance cover alcohol rehab? That is a very good question and the answer will vary depending on what type of insurance you have and the type of alcohol rehab you may want to attend. When it […]