Tobacco & Alcohol
Do you have a problem with alcohol?
Alcohol problems come in many forms, not just alcoholism. Is your drinking considered heavy or moderate? Do you binge drink? Find out if your alcohol use is considered normal or suggests an alcohol problem. For more information, Click here.
What is alcoholism?
Alcoholism or alcohol dependence is a severe form of alcohol abuse. It is an inherited disease that can have a major impact on your social, medical and financial life. For more information, Click here.
Where can I get help for my drinking problem?
If you have a drinking problem or abuse alcohol, it is important to get help. Continued abuse of alcohol can lead to alcoholism. For more information, Click here.
I am an alcoholic, where can I get help?
Alcoholism is a serious medical condition. There is no cure; however, many effective treatment options are available. Talk to your doctor, go to support groups, get help. For more information, Click here.
What effects does tobacco have on my body?
There are more than 4,000 chemicals in cigarette smoke, 250 of which are highly toxic. Cigarettes account for approximately 1/3 of all cancer deaths in America each year. Tobacco use is the most preventable cause of death in the United States. For more information, Click here.
Is secondhand smoke dangerous?
Although the risks of secondhand smoke have been greatly debated, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend there is no risk free level of secondhand smoke. For more information, Click here.
What are the financial effects of using tobacco?
Tobacco affects more than just your health, it can also lighten your wallet. For more information, Click here.
How can I kick the habit without drugs?
Quitting smoking is very difficult. Consider these non-drug tips to help you kick the habit. For more information, Click here.
How can I kick the habit with medications?
Several medications are available to help you quit smoking. Nicotine replacement therapy can help you ease cravings and withdrawal symptoms. For more information, Click here.
What happens if I fail?
Do not get discouraged. Everyone slips up every now and then. It is important that you learn from your mistakes and keep trying. For more information, Click here.