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I Can't Stop Drinking Socially - Why Am I Embarrassed?

So you go to a party and even if you're not the last one to leave, you may have a few more “for the road". When you can't stop drinking socially, it's fair to say that you are no longer a ..
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So You've Stopped Drinking Alcohol - Now What?

When you stop drinking alcohol and alcohol been a big part of your life, there is going to be a big void. Drinking is time consuming. Depending on how severe your drinking problem was, you may have ..
(August 23, 2008)
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8 Reasons to Stop Drinking Alcohol

Here are 8 important reasons to stop drinking alcohol. The all encompassing list would be much longer than this one, but anyone with a drinking problem who is still using will recognize these ..
(February 27, 2008)
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Alcoholism - When You Hit the Bottom

When you suffer from alcoholism, chances are there are going to be a few very painful “bottoms", and the more resilient you are, the lower the bottom is likely to be. Hitting bottom is where ..
(March 08, 2008)
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Alcoholism - The Daily Struggle

You wake up in the morning, maybe hung-over today, maybe not. Some alcoholics never get a hangover. You go through the motions of your morning routine with not much on your mind, and it's not long ..
(March 17, 2008)
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Alcohol Abuse and the Resulting Brain Damage

Alcohol abuse over the long term has been shown in many brain imaging studies to actually, physically shrink the region of the brain that commands learning and memory. The shrinkage is more extensive .
(March 20, 2008)
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Alcohol - The Addiction

Anyone who has an addiction to alcohol knows intimately what the word addiction means. It means an ongoing daily struggle with drinking. It's an ongoing war and the alcoholic always loses because ..
(March 27, 2008)
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Alcohol and Post Acute Withdrawal

Recovery or sobriety causes a lot of stress, particularly in the beginning. Post acute withdrawal (PAW) results from the damage the alcoholic has taken to his or her nervous system combined with the ..
(April 03, 2008)
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How Alcohol Affects Your Looks

Everyone knows that alcohol abuse results in damaging your health, but excessive drinking can ruin your looks too. Alcohol can make you look much older than you actually are. Broken Veins - Even ..
(April 25, 2008)
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Alcoholism - The Low Life

When you first start drinking, you are like a lot of people. You're smart and you have a lot to offer. You are looking forward to a good career, finding your significant other, getting your own ..
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Alcohol Addiction The Factors That Put You at Risk

Alcohol addiction or a physical dependence on alcohol will occur gradually for most. What happens is drinking alters the balance of the chemicals in your brain. It will alter glutamate, a chemical ..
(June 18, 2008)
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Teens, Depression, and Alcohol Abuse

As a teen you can have depression as a result of the situations surrounding you and the stressors you have in your life. The old, worn out cliché is depressed moods are more common in teenagers also .
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How Alcohol Causes Depression

It has been proven that alcohol causes depression. Depression is ongoing feelings of hopelessness, sadness, unhappiness, and causes a bleak outlook on life. And when you are suffering from depression .
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Mixing Alcohol and Prescription Drugs The Big Gamble

Many people with a drinking problem are also using pills for an array of reasons. It is a good idea to know the risks involved from mixing alcohol with these drugs. Here is a list of some of the ..
(July 19, 2008)
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Alcohol Addiction The Triggers Are Endless

When you have an addiction to alcohol, the triggers are endless. When you make the effort to quit, it has been said that a trigger situation can have an impact, but it can actually be 3 weeks before ..
(July 29, 2008)
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