Alcoholism damages brain's white matter

Heavy drinking may be especially damaging to white matter in the frontal areas of the brain, which can interfere with the impulse control needed to stop drinking.

Cape Town Recovery Film Festival 2014

The Cape Town Recovery Film Festival 2014 features locally produced feature films, short films and international productions like Russell Brand’s film 'From Addiction To Recovery'.

Binge drinking slows wound healing

Researchers found that binge drinking led to major reductions in levels of immune system cells that play an important role in healing wounds.

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