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Alcohol is a popular substance which has percolated to all the sections of the society. In most cultures and traditions, alcohol is an important part of celebrations, at parties, social gatherings, ceremonies or festivals today with people irrespective of gender or social standing, indulging in it.Continue Reading
Pregnant women should be alert and careful when it comes to drinking. Consumption of alcohol during pregnancy can increase the risk of various complications in the fetus that can later cause physical, behavioral and intellectual disabilities in the child. Such conditions are known as fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs). Roughly, half the pregnancy in the […]Continue Reading
People drink alcohol in every country in the world, even in countries where it is forbidden. Unfortunately, alcoholism is also a problem in every single country. Alcoholism causes long-term effects on both body and mind. The National Survey on Drug Use and Health reported that in 2015, approximately 15.7 million people aged 12 or older […]Continue Reading
Alcohol abuse is widespread in the United States. More than 52.2 percent Americans, aged 12 or above, reportedly abused alcohol in 2013, as per the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH). While use of alcohol for recreational purposes do not pose a great harm, many users consume alcohol habitually and often become addicts. […]Continue Reading
People often end up drinking more than they intend to or for longer periods. There may be cases where they are unable to rein in their drinking habit despite facing harmful effects of prolonged drinking. Those who experience a strong urge to drink even during periods of abstinence suffer from alcohol use disorder (AUD).Continue Reading
It is a known fact that alcohol causes dependency just like any other addictive substance. But unlike other addictive substances, it is legal and easily available. Millions of American teens take to drinking out of curiosity, peer pressure, lack of parental control and a host of other reasons. Though it can be difficult to identify […]Continue Reading
Youth, who are mostly unaware of the risks associated with drinking habits, tend to experiment with alcohol out of curiosity or peer pressure. Looking at the variety of problems associated with young age drinking, underage drinking is one of the major challenges that America has been facing. Alcohol use disorder (AUD) affected nearly 2.7 percent […]Continue Reading
Drinking has been a problem in America for decades, especially among the teens that leads to violent behavior in them, alcohol poisoning, car accidents, and other health problems. But it is never too late to quit drinking.Continue Reading
A prolonged economic downturn can send even the world’s most powerful economies into a tizzy. The high unemployment rate, coupled with sinking economies and diminishing work opportunities, can lower the confidence and tendency to indulge in risky drinking habits. While conditions analogous to the Great Depression in the United States from 1929 to 1939 have […]Continue Reading
The tendency to consume large quantities of alcohol in a single session is so common in the United States that most people fail to realize the harmful consequences of alcohol in the long run. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), drinking heavily during certain occasions may result in immediate drastic effects, […]Continue Reading