Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Aztec 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.

Presbyterian Medical Services
(505) 325-0238
1001 West Broadway
Farmington, NM

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Family Crisis Center
(505) 325-3549
c\o 208 East Apache
Farmington, NM

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Presbyterian Medical Services
(505) 564-4804
1615 Ojo Court
Farmington, NM

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Rio Grande Alcoholism Treatment Prog
(505) 579-4251
1102 State Highway 68
Embudo, NM

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Rio Grande Intensive Outpatient Trt
(505) 454-9611
255 Grande Avenue
Las Vegas, NM

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Four Winds Recovery Center Inc
(505) 327-7218
1313 Mission Avenue
Farmington, NM

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

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Pms/San Juan County Adolescent
(505) 324-5855x5836
851 Andrea Drive
Farmington, NM

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Sheri Bauman, NCC, MAC
(505) 644-7665 
Las Cruces, NM

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Presbyterian Medical Services
(505) 746-9848
1105 Memorial Drive
Artesia, 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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