Am I Drinking Too Much?

Am I Drinking Too Much?

Alcohol Awareness Month – April 2018 According to the American Dietary Guidelines, for those under the age of 65, moderate drinking is considered to be: 1 drink per day for women Up to 2 drinks per day for men Less for those age 65 and over One drink = 1 ounce...
Senior Booklet

Senior Booklet

Understanding Dementia One in three seniors in the U.S. will die with dementia or Alzheimer’s Deaths from heart disease, breast and prostate cancer are all down yet deaths from Alzheimer’s have increased steadily over the last two decades. We all know...
Grieving Nika

Grieving Nika

My journey through personal loss It’s gonna be a hard road. It’s gonna take strength, grit and courage. Adapting in stages, we have rearranged our lives since the diagnosis. We slowed our pace, we changed our routine, we tried new ways of doing things. I would share...
2017 National Recovery Month

2017 National Recovery Month

These days, we often hear about the “problem” of addiction, but what is the “solution”? National Recovery Month is recognized each September to draw awareness to the possibility of recovery from alcohol abuse, dependence or addiction to drugs and to celebrate the...
International Overdose Awareness Day

International Overdose Awareness Day

International Opioid Awareness Day Join Barrington Behavioral Health & Wellness, the Lake County Opioid Initiative and Live4Lali in supporting the International Overdose Awareness Day August 31, 2017. IOAD is a global event held on August 31st each year and aims...