Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Cheyenne WY

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.

Cherri Lester, NCC
(307) 778-9011 
Cheyenne, WY

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Peak Wellness Center
(307) 634-9653
2526 Seymour Avenue
Cheyenne, WY

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Cheyenne VA Medical Center
(307) 778-7550x7698
2360 East Pershing Boulevard
Cheyenne, WY

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Cheyenne Community Drug Abuse
(307) 635-0256
1920 Thomes Avenue
Cheyenne, WY

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Deeann Noecker, NCC
(307) 683-2565 
Banner, WY

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Martin Hardsocg NCC
(307) 637-5808 
Cheyenne, WY

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Behavioral Health Services
(307) 633-7370
2600 East 18th Street
Cheyenne, WY

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Alternatives Counseling and
(307) 635-5347
2111 Warren Avenue
Cheyenne, WY

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Curran/Seeley Foundation
(307) 733-3908
610 West Broadway
Jackson, WY

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Wyoming SA Trt and Recovery Centers
(307) 673-4523
1898 Fort Road
Sheridan, WY

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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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