How to Repair the Damage Done by Alcohol. Your Questions Answered. Making the decision to quit alcohol for good will provide your life and your health with many benefits. Alcohol can cause a lot of damage to an individual’s liver, heart, brain, sleep, weight, and much more. Luckily, once you quit drinking alcohol, many of… Continue reading How to Repair the Damage Done by Alcohol. Your Questions Answered.
Does Alcohol Affect Sleep? Alcohol is a central nervous system depressant, which can cause the user to relax and become very sleepy. Don’t let these symptoms of alcohol intoxication fool you — alcohol can disrupt your sleep in a tremendous way. If you are a drinker suffering from insomnia, the culprit just might be your… Continue reading Does Alcohol Affect Sleep?
How Alcohol Affects the Digestive System: Alcohol Damage Alcohol is a toxin to the body and, as you drink it, it will affect your body in many ways. These can include your mental health, your cardiovascular system, your brain, and your digestive system. Keep reading to find out more about how alcohol affects the digestive… Continue reading How Alcohol Affects the Digestive System: Alcohol Damage
How to Reverse Damage From Long-Term Alcohol Abuse Years of alcohol abuse can take its toll on the body and cause an array of short- and long-term health issues. Luckily, alcohol abuse is a treatable condition in which you can get your life, and your health, back on track. Keep reading to find out how… Continue reading How to Reverse Damage From Long-Term Alcohol Abuse
Symptoms of Alcoholism: A Complete Guide Alcohol is a legal substance as well as a celebrated part of many cultures, including American culture. This can make it difficult for people to realize when their drinking habits have crossed the line into dangerous alcohol addiction, or when to believe their loved one when they say they… Continue reading Symptoms of Alcoholism: A Complete Guide
What You Can Learn from Ben Affleck’s Addiction Struggle In a recent article by the New York Times, Ben Affleck opened up about his struggles with addiction. It is a reminder that addiction known no bounds and can cause profound effects to anybody, including movie stars. In addition, Ben Affleck’s story can serve as a… Continue reading What You Can Learn from Ben Affleck and his Addiction Struggle
A night of drinking is thought of as a stress reliever for some, but actually, most people find they wake up feeling even more worried, guilty and anxious. Along with a hangover comes some very unpleasant emotions that make you regret the night before and stress about your situation. Studies show that hangovers, and especially… Continue reading Hangover Induced Anxiety
Photo Credit: The Radio Scout Anyone who ends up with a DUI conviction may have to undergo certain obstacles in order to be able to drive again. They may need to go to mandatory AA meetings, pay fines and in some cases install a car breathalyzer in their vehicle. A breathalyzer or ignition interlock is… Continue reading What It’s Like to Have a Breathalyzer in Your Car
Addiction is one of the most complex and little understood illnesses that millions of Americans suffer from every day. Common views of addiction are often built off false assumptions that a person’s behavior is their own moral failure. misunderstanding alcoholics and other addictions is still too real in our society. The attitude toward addiction is… Continue reading Misunderstanding Alcoholics