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.

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

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Johnson, David
(505) 327-2532
2600 N. Fairview Ave.
Farmington, NM

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Raymond Davies NCC
(505) 923-5179 
Albuquerque, NM

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Lopez, Suzanne
(505) 797-3228
9100 Luna del Oro Road NE
Albuquerque, NM

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San Cristobal Academy
176 Camino del Medio
San Cristobal, NM

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

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La Buena Vida Inc
(505) 867-2383
872 Camino Del Pueblo Street
Bernalillo, NM

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Eads, Rosemary
(505) 577-8581
2019 Galisteo Street N-100D
Santa Fe, NM

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Rehoboth McKinley Christian Hospital
(505) 726-6900
650 Vanden Bosch Parkway
Gallup, NM

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Simmons, Emma
(505) 613-2047
1472 1/2 South Saint Francis Drive
Santa Fe, NM

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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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