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Alcoholism is a deadly disease. The damaging effects of excessive drinking on the body are multifold, including on organs such as the brain, heart, liver, and pancreas, the weakening of the immune system and possibly increasing the risk of cancer. Alcohol abuse also takes a physical toll on the body causing a depletion of certain […]Continue Reading
Addiction, either to drugs or any other substance, has time and again proven to have driven wedges between families and relationships. It seems that Tommy Lee, the Mötley Crüe drummer and ex-husband of Pamela Anderson, has also joined the list of celebrities, whose family life was ruined because of alcohol use. However, relationships can be […]Continue Reading
Digital technology is at the two extremes of the spectrum, both as a driver of addiction and addiction recovery. On one hand, digital technologies are making it easier for people to access alcohol and other substances of abuse. It is now possible using digital innovations to order the cases of wine on eBay and Amazon […]Continue Reading
Alcohol is one of the major risk factors that causes numerous health complications and premature deaths. However, alcohol is not the only the precursor for several diseases, but also one of key substances responsible for causing several injuries and violence. Due to the increase in the number of fatal overdoses and deaths, the enormous burden […]Continue Reading
That drinking and driving is a crime carrying stringent penalties is common knowledge. However, despite knowing that getting behind the wheel of a vehicle under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs can be dangerous, around 28 Americans succumb to motor vehicle crashes every day due to an alcohol-impaired driver.Continue Reading
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 28 people in the United States die every day due to motor vehicle accidents that involve an alcohol-impaired driver. In 2015, nearly one-third (29 percent) of all traffic-related deaths in the U.S. were due to alcohol-impaired driving crashes.Continue Reading
Alcohol is one of the most commonly abused substances across the world. Whether for recreational use, in a party or for overcoming boredom, alcohol is an acclaimed guest of every celebration. Most people, despite the short- and long-term consequences of alcohol, do not mind indulging in drinking every now and then. Drinking alcohol, either by […]Continue Reading
Alcohol has become an integral part of our society. There is no single reason behind the increased disposition of an individual toward alcohol. Oftentimes, people choose alcohol for a multitude of reasons, such as to relax after a tiring day, alleviate stress or probably as a means of experimentation.Continue Reading
Though alcohol allergies are rare, the reactions can be as serious as to require a doctor’s intervention or even hospitalization. It is commonly mistaken as alcohol intolerance or an unforgettable hangover. In comparison to alcohol allergy, alcohol intolerance is more common and less severe. However, the symptoms of alcohol allergies are often misinterpreted as the […]Continue Reading
Alcoholism or alcohol use disorder (AUD) is a very acute form of alcohol abuse that has harmful side effects and can result in a broad range of issues that impact personal relationships, professional goals, and overall physical and mental health. The four cornerstones of alcoholism are a strong need to drink alcohol (craving), not being […]Continue Reading