Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Ringgold GA

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.

Zackrison, Docelyn
(706) 935-4700
30 Hidden Trace
Ringgold, GA

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Parkridge Valley Hospital
(423) 894-4220
2200 Morris Hill Road
Chattanooga, TN

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Wentworth, Lawrence
(423) 296-1230
122 Lee Parkway Drive Suite 105
Chattanooga, TN

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Carson-Webb, Jonna "Gail"
(423) 892-1795
6244 Ringgold Road
East Ridge, TN

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Bradford Health Services
(423) 892-2639
6160 Shallowford Road
Chattanooga, TN

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Metro Treatment of Georgia LP
(706) 861-9390
65 White Street
Fort Oglethorpe, GA

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Shipp, Susan
(423) 855-0402
6400 Lee Highway Suite 106
Chattanooga, TN

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Focus Healthcare of Tennessee
(423) 308-2560
7429 Shallowford Road
Chattanooga, TN

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Solovey, David
(423) 892-5462
7302 Jarnigan Road
Chattanooga, TN

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Private Clinic North
(706) 861-6458
822 Chickamauga Avenue
Rossville, GA

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Facts about Alcohol

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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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