Alcohol is an addictive substance. While alcohol is legal and sold all over the country, it does not change this fact. Quitting alcohol “cold turkey” can cause painful and severe withdrawal effects. This is why an alcohol detox center is recommended for anyone beginning recovery from alcohol addiction. The following information, collected by San Antonio Recovery Center, helps underline the reality of alcohol addiction and the need for safe, effective alcohol detox programs.

alcohol detox infographic

Infographic provided by San Antonio Recovery Center.