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Massachusetts Treatment Centers

Massachusetts AA Meetings

AA Central Service Committee of Eastern Mass

Holyoke – Western Mass Intergroup Office

Hyannis – Cape Cod Intergroup

Oak Bluffs – Martha’s Vineyard Intergroup

Area 30: Eastern Massachusetts

Area 31: Western Massachusetts

Al-Anon Family Groups

The Massachusetts Al-Anon and Alateen

Western Mass Intergroup

Massachusetts Al-Anon List

Mental Health Services

Massachusetts Health Department of Mental Health

South Bay Mental Health

The Edinburg Center

MGH center for Women’s Mental Health

Mental Health Services Program for Youth

Anonymous Groups

New England Region of Narcotics Anonymous

Central Massachusetts Area NA

Massachusetts NA Meetings Directory

Marijuana Anonymous – Massachusetts

Cocaine Anonymous – Massachusetts

New England Sexaholics Anonymous

Connecticut and Western Mass Gamblers Anonymous

Massachusetts Helplines

AIDS Hotline – call (800) 235-2331

Samaritans 24 Hour Helplines – call 877-870-HOPE

North Essex Mental Health Center Crisis Service & Central – call 800-281-3223

Child Abuse & Neglect Massachusetts – call 800-792-5200

Metro Boston Rape Hotline – call (800) 841-8371

Rape Crisis Center Hotline List

Treatment & Detox Guide

Anti-binge laws help slow drunken violence

Police say alcohol-fuelled violence is on the decline in bars and on city streets after the province introduced new liquor rules to discourage binge drinking. Provincial legislation launched last August prohibits happy hour specials after 8p.m., requires bars and pubs to charge a minimum drink price and forbids patrons from having more than two drinks….

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Drunkorexia: Drinking And Not Eating

Not eating before drinking alcohol is something young people have been doing for years but now there’s a slang term for it — drunkorexia. College campus health facilities are starting to take a closer look at the problem and how to curb the dangerous fad. “‘Oh I’m going to drink my dinner tonight,’ is a….

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Detox

Detox is basically the short term used for detoxification. It means removing the toxic substances present in your body. Detox also refers to the withdrawal period when an individual’s body returns to homeostasis after using an addictive substance for a long period of time. This is one of the important functions of the kidneys, liver….

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Alcohol Abuse Symptoms and Signs

Alcohol abuse is not to be confused with alcoholism. Those who abuse alcohol are not necessarily addicted to alcohol; however, prolonged excessive use could eventually lead to alcoholism. Alcohol abusers do not possess a dependence on alcohol, but usually drink more than is considered healthy. Distinguishing alcohol abuse symptoms from alcoholism can be tricky. How….

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