Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Coos Bay OR

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.

Serenity Lane
(541) 267-5081
320 Central Avenue
Coos Bay, OR

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Judith Sanders NCC
(541) 756-2020 
No Bend, OK

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Lake Miller, Alden
(541) 521-1255
486 Schetter Av
North Bend, OR

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KOLPIA Counseling Services Inc
(541) 779-5866
111 Genessee Street
Medford, OR

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Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare
(503) 648-0753
230 2nd Avenue NE
Hillsboro, OR

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Reagan, Charles
(541) 267-7757
1865 Thompson Road
Coos Bay, OR

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ADAPT North Bend
(541) 751-0357
400 Virginia Street
North Bend, OR

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Reich, Natalie
(503) 381-4303
6274 SW Capital Highway
Portland, OR

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Hess, Marc
(503) 313-4077
4605 NE Fremont St Ste 209
Portland, OR

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Diamond, Jessie
(503) 997-7910
1016 S.E. 12th Avenue
Portland, OR

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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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