7 ways to a successful “Dry January”

Salutem Health Alcohol

In 2016, over 2 million people took part in Dry January, making it the most successful yet attracting people from all over the world in support of Alcohol Concern. Many seek to take this opportunity to change drinking habits, with some choosing to stop altogether and embrace sobriety permanently. Here are 7 ways to a successful Dry January, or indeed …

Double or Quits?

Salutem Health Addiction

Double or Quits? Gambling addiction affects 0.7-0.9% percent of the UK’s population over 16, and completely takes over their being. A further 3.5 million people in the UK are estimated to show signs of difficulties with gambling, according to the Gambling Prevalence Survey in 2010. And it’s not your stereotypical image of an addict where the challenges are growing – …

Concerns business owners might have with employing someone who has been addicted to drugs and alcohol

Salutem Health Employment

Unfortunately, there is a great deal of negative connotation and stigma associated with the word ‘addict’. However, when you prefix it with the word ‘recovering’ it takes on a whole new meaning. One of positivity, integrity and hope. Hopefully this article will dispel many common negative beliefs of employing a once using addict and open up a world of new …