Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Fayetteville 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.

Barbara Wise Doyle, NCC, MAC
(479) 283-2847 
Fayetteville, AK

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Veterans Affairs Medical Center
(479) 443-4301x5768
1100 North College Street
Fayetteville, AR

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Williams, Mary
(479) 575-0529
221 N. East Avenue
Fayetteville, AR

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Pornthip Chalungsooth NCC
(501) 575-5276 
Fayetteville, AR

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Turner, Angie
(501) 952-0494
900 S Shackleford Rd Suite 300
Little Rock, AR

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Franklin, Susan
(479) 444-6993
4241 N Gabel Dr. Suite 3B
Fayetteville, AR

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French, Cheryl
(479) 443-9707
65 East Sunbridge Drive
Fayetteville, AR

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Milligan, Clark
(479) 442-2457
301 W Mountain Street
Fayetteville, AR

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Decision Point Inc
(479) 464-1060
301 Holcomb Street
Springdale, AR

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NADC Substance Abuse Treatment Program
(870) 793-2221
Oak and 9th Streets
Batesville, 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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