Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Bella Vista AR

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.

Kunkel, Diane Marie
(417) 223-2823
412 S. Hwy 71 Suite G
Pineville, MO

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(417) 223-2823
412 S. Hwy 71 Suite G
Pineville, MO

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Ozark Center/New Directions
(417) 845-1108
510 Park Street
Anderson, MO

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Counseling Associates Inc
(479) 968-1298
110 Skyline Drive
Russellville, AR

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Kellar, Dennis
(501) 227-5596
900 S Shackleford Road Suite 300
Little Rock, AR

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Diane Kunkel NCC
(417) 223-2823 
Pineville, MO

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Lafayette House
(417) 845-1390
110 South Highway 59
Anderson, MO

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Recovery at Baptist Health
(501) 202-7507
9601 Interstate 630
Little Rock, AR

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University of Arkansas for
(501) 661-7979
5821 West 20th Street
Little Rock, AR

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Ozark Counseling Services Inc
(870) 449-5177
319 Highway 14 South
Yellville, AR

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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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