Socialise Sober?

Socialising without the most powerful social lubricant

You may not need that drink as much as you think Nothing gets a party going quite like a bottle of liquor. Our ancestors also recognised alcohol’s power; in his book Drunk, Slingerland argues that alcohol caused humans to become more cultural and communal, providing the “spark that caused humans to form large-scale groups”. These […]

Bright lights. Behind the curtains.

The anticipation, the drama! Theatre. The romance of the theatre exists to this day, and without the ability to try again 150 times, a privilege many Hollywood stars enjoy, we often get to see raw and “unprocessed” emotional deliveries on topics we often struggle to adequately describe to even ourselves. Acting is a gateway, some […]

Signs of Alcoholism

What IS an alcoholic?  Have you been wondering whether your drinking habits might classify you as an alcoholic? Here are some signs of alcoholism to look for: You have difficulty controlling how often or how much you drink. You have tried to quit before but were not able to. Drinking has caused you to miss […]

Alcoholism and Negative Impact on Longevity

Can alcoholism shorten my life? Is there a connection between alcoholism and its negative impact on longevity precisely? Chronic alcohol abuse poses many threats to health and general wellbeing. In fact, alcoholism increases the risk for so many diseases that scientists believe they haven’t even pinpointed all of the health issues that alcohol either causes […]

Your Genes and Their Role in Alcoholism Recovery

Are we predisposed toward Alcoholism?   How do you begin the process of alcoholism recovery anyway? Well, if you or someone you know has a drinking problem and wants to quit, then you need to understand all aspects of the problem in order to defeat it. Alcoholism, also known as an alcohol dependency, isn’t simply […]

Alcohol Rehab Medical Treatment & Medications (Pharmacotherapy) @

Steps to recovery: Pharmacotherapy in addiction treatment. Searidge Foundation’s Alcohol Rehab Medical Treatment and pharmacotherapy treatment programs aspire to heal alcohol addiction. Scientific research has shown that a comprehensive approach for the treatment of alcohol addiction is vital for long-term sobriety.  People with alcoholism need a broad range of addiction treatment options including cognitive behavioural […]

Your Alcohol Rehab Location

Searidge Alcohol Rehab: Our Location Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia is the perfect location for Searidge Alcohol Rehab. A mix of picturesque and inspiring nature and a creative and welcoming culture produces an ideal environment for a resident in alcohol addiction recovery. Nova Scotia is one of Canada’s four maritime provinces, lying on the east coast […]