Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Laramie 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.

Wyoming Counseling and Outreach Servs
(307) 721-4164
417 East Fremont Street
Laramie, WY

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

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Big Horn County Counseling
(307) 568-2020
116 South 3rd Street
Basin, WY

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Burt, John
(970) 482-4334
255 Linden Street Suite 202
Fort Collins, WY

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Reflections
(307) 237-5041
1514 East 12th Street
Casper, WY

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Peak Wellness Center
(307) 745-8915x251
1263 North 15th Street
Laramie, WY

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The Chrysalis House
(307) 245-3444
P.O. Box 610
Pine Bluffs, WY

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Transitions Family Counseling and
(307) 265-2555
336 South Jackson Street
Casper, WY

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Wyoming Recovery
(307) 265-3791
231 South Wilson Street
Casper, WY

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