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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Kunkel, Diane
(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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BCD Hoover Center
(501) 663-4774
4000 West 13th 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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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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Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare
(501) 257-3501
North Little Rock Division
North Little Rock, AR

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Human Development and Research Servs
(870) 879-1051
6841 West 13th Street
Pine Bluff, AR

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William Wilson NCC, MAC, NCGC
(501) 753-1616 
North Little Rock, AR

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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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