Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Highland Park MI

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.

Rainbow Center of Michigan Inc
(313) 865-1580
12501 Hamilton Avenue
Highland Park, MI

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Detroit Rescue Mission Ministry
(313) 868-1946
13220 Woodward Avenue
Highland Park, MI

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Christian Guidance Center
(313) 868-1946
13220 Woodward Avenue
Highland Park, MI

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New Light Recovery Center Inc
(313) 867-8015
300 West McNichols Street
Detroit, MI

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National Council on Alc/Drug Depend
(313) 341-9891
16647 Wyoming Street
Detroit, MI

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Henrietta McNair-Ford, NCC
(586) 291-5553 
Detroit, MI

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Black Family Development Inc/Family
(313) 868-3223
211 Glendale Street
Highland Park, MI

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Naomi's Nest
(313) 865-1500
245 Pitkin Street
Highland Park, MI

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Metropolitan Arts Complex Inc
(313) 863-5554
11000 West McNichols Road
Detroit, MI

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Sunshine Treatment Institutte PLLC
(313) 368-4800
4821 East McNicholas Road
Detroit, MI

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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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