Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Bardstown KY

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.

Communicare Inc
(859) 336-9171
803 Bel-Vista Drive
Springfield, KY

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Seven Counties Services
(502) 477-2577
73 East Main Street
Taylorsville, KY

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Dr Donald T Stokes and Associates Inc
(502) 459-6675
1941 Bishop Lane
Louisville, KY

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Pamela Priddy NCC
(270) 781-8112 
Bowling Green, KY

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Alcohol and Drug Education Center Inc
(859) 238-7866
200 Finn Hill Drive
Danville, KY

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David Harmon and Associates
(502) 896-8006
870 Taylorsville Road
Taylorsville, KY

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Seven Counties Services
(502) 955-6447
130 Vine Street
Shepherdsville, KY

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Kathy Miles, NCC
(859) 236-0853 
Danville, KY

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Communicare Inc
(270) 351-8166
1072 South Dixie Avenue
Radcliff, KY

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McGraw, Kelly
(502) 429-5431
9700 Park Plaza Ave Suite 106
Louisville, KY

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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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