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From monthly archives: December 2014

We are pleased to present below all posts archived in 'December 2014'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

We don't hate social drinking

Making the conscious decision to stop drinking is not easy, because the desire to cut alcohol out of your life may be far less attractive than going with the flow.

For most people social drinking is a norm and many use it to "take the edge off" at the end of the working day.

However when does the social drinking become drinking excessively and to what extent does the edge become too risky to take?

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Your prescription painkiller may become a dangerous addiction

Most of us are prescribed powerful painkillers at some point in our lives by a doctor. It is because of their analgesic (painkilling) properties that we first come into contact with and use opiates.

An opiate is a narcotic anaesthetic that directly affects and depresses your central nervous system. Opiates are extremely addictive substances.

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