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14 08, 2018

Alcohol—The Biggest Drug Threat in America

2019-02-17T18:15:29+00:00August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Did you know that alcohol is the biggest drug threat in the world? Alcohol—The Biggest Drug Threat in America That’s not an exaggeration, because in sheer numbers, alcohol is the most used, most abused, and deadliest intoxicant – by far. Alcohol is also involved in more crimes and more accidents than any other drug. Look at some of the [...]

6 04, 2018

April Is Alcohol Awareness Month 2018 in Washington State

2019-01-31T23:29:47+00:00April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

This April marks the 32nd annual observance of Alcohol Awareness Month in Washington State and throughout the rest of the country. Since 1987, every April is set aside for a month-long series of alcohol awareness events offered at every community level – city, county, state, and national. Locally, churches, schools, colleges, and other organizations within the community will be [...]

17 06, 2017

The Top 10 Smart Things You Can Do To Prevent Your Teen From Binge Drinking

2019-02-15T23:44:45+00:00June 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Preventing teens from binge drinking can be a difficult task. The pressures of underage drinking from peers can push adolescents to do things they would not, and when drunk, the risks of binge drinking are more likely. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism defines binge drinking as a pattern of drinking that brings a person’s blood alcohol concentration [...]

18 04, 2017

Drinking on Campus: Stats and Facts About Alcohol Use at WA State Universities

2019-02-16T19:39:18+00:00April 18th, 2017|0 Comments

College years are universally deemed as a time of personal exploration for young adults. The transition away from family life in the home to living alone on or off campus is a big one. Students in Washington state universities will meet new people, join larger social groups and may even become a part of a sorority or fraternity. During this [...]

15 03, 2017

How Alcohol Affects the Brain

2019-02-16T23:05:26+00:00March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

How does alcohol affect the brain? This is a great question that you probably don’t know the answer to. You know that when you drink too much, you end up getting drunk, but why? What is it that it does in the brain that causes this to happen? It’s important to know the effects of alcohol on the brain, [...]

23 10, 2016

Alcohol Abuse Warning Signs

2019-02-18T21:15:42+00:00October 23rd, 2016|1 Comment

Alcoholism, like all manifestations of the disease of addiction, is a cunning disease that is marked by denial, dishonesty, deflection, and deception. Unless they are compelled to do so, most alcoholics will not come right out and say, "I have a problem". Recognizing a drinking problem can be difficult because unlike most other substances of abuse, alcohol is legal. A [...]