Category Archives: Sober living

Why Is Alcohol Addictive? How Alcohol Affects Brain & Body

According to recent data, 138.5 million Americans 12 and older are alcohol users, and 20.4% have an alcohol use disorder, the clinical term for alcohol addiction. This means just over one-fifth of those who consume alcohol will develop an addiction. Alcohol withdrawal can be dangerous and uncomfortable, so it’s important to detox under the supervision […]

5 Things to Look For When Choosing a Sober Living House

If you’re concerned about sober living after rehab, moving into a sober home could help the transition. Some sober living homes have minimum length of stay requirements for residents. For example, you might need to live at the facility for 6 months or more. It’s difficult to know exactly how long you’ll need to participate […]