Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Alamogordo NM

Alcohol creates a physical and psichological dependance, and a progressive degradation in all the aspects of life. Read on and get more information about alcoholism.

Counseling Center Inc
(505) 437-7404
1900 East 10th Street
Alamogordo, NM

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Elizabeth Clearwater, NCC
(505) 474-3626 
Santa Fe, NM

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Los Alamos Family Council
(505) 662-3264
1505 15th Street
Los Alamos, NM

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Raynard, Richard
(505) 231-8625
1800 Old Pecos Trail Suite B
Santa Fe, NM

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Evolution Group Inc
(505) 242-6988x108
218 Broadway Boulevard SE
Albuquerque, NM

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Otero County Council on
(505) 437-8942
850 Wright Avenue
Alamogordo, NM

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Mental Health Resources Inc
(505) 461-3013
300 South 2nd Street
Tucumcari, NM

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Mental Health Resources Inc
(505) 359-1221
300 East 1st Street
Portales, NM

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Valencia Counseling Services Inc
(505) 865-3350
735 Don Pasqual Road
Los Lunas, NM

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Valencia Counseling Services Inc
(505) 864-1909
223 Dalies Street
Belen, NM

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Facts about Alcohol

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Facts About Alcohol

Aldo Bonincontro

Friday, September 14, 2007 The excess of alcoholic drinking makes persons addicted as for cocaine, heroine, LSD, etc., althouch alcohol typically becomes a drug only when we exceed a certain daily amount.

Alcohol creates a physical and psichological dependance, and a progressive degradation in all the aspects of life.

The first consequence is the typical confusional state typical of drunk people, that slowly becomes a constant in the addicted life, leading to dementia.

Then, the addicted becomes more and more closed in him/herself neglecting personal care, social relations and work, losing the normal inhibitions to keep the self-control.

The other main victim of alcoholism is liver; it tries to metabolize it, but invain, given the great amount of alcohol to face. The degradation process, infact, produces its oxidation to acetic aldeyde,(CH3-CH=O) and acetic acid (CH3-COOH) more harmful than ethylic alcohol.

This continuous stress logorates liver cells making them die and be replaced by fibrous cells. So, liver goes towards the cirrhosis that causes death.

Alcoholism also causes a precocious ageing and a weakening of many organic functions as blood circulation, digestion and the immune system.

Alcoholism is a great social problem in many Countries, expecially in Northern Europe and North America, where the frequent depressing insulation caused by long and cold winters are a greater temptation to give to the bottle.

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