Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Clearfield UT

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.

Intermountain
(801) 399-4002
189 South State Street
Clearfield, UT

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Positive Adjustments
(801) 776-4628
466 North Main Street
Clearfield, UT

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Aspen Institute
(801) 825-5222
2732 West 2700 S.
Syracuse, UT

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Davis Behavioral Health Inc
(801) 773-7060
2250 North 1700 West Street
Layton, UT

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Ogden Regional Medical Center ACT
(801) 479-2250
5475 South 500 East Street
Ogden, UT

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Positive Adjustments Corporation
(801) 776-4628
466 North Main Street
Clearfield, UT

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75 Medical Group/SGOHS
(801) 777-7909
7309 11th Street
Hill AFB, UT

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Island View
(866) 952-7930
2650 W. 2700 S
Syracuse, UT

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St. John, Sharon
(801) 621-5385
555 East 5300 South Bldg 2, Ste 6
Ogden, UT

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St John, Sharon
(801) 621-5385
555 E 5300 S #6
Ogden, UT

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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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