Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Gillette 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.

Gillette VA Outpatient Clinic
(307) 685-0676
1701 Phillip Circle
Gillette, WY

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Behavioral Health Services Outpatient
(307) 688-5000
501 South Burma Avenue
Gillette, WY

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Transitions Family Counseling and
(307) 682-8617
801 East 4th Street
Gillette, WY

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Michael Loos, NCC
(307) 766-4002 
Laramie, WY

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

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Personal Frontiers Inc
(307) 686-1189
310 South Miller Avenue
Gillette, WY

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Youth Emergency Services Inc
(307) 686-0669
706 East Longmonth Street
Gillette, WY

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Wyoming Behavioral Institute
(307) 237-7444
2521 East 15th Street
Casper, WY

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Breitenbach, Mary Louise
(307) 733-0310
3625 Cheney Lane
Wilson, WY

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

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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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