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Risks of Alcohol Abuse

The Risks of Alcohol Abuse and Overcoming Alcoholism The risks of alcohol abuse vary primarily depending on your level of alcohol consumption. Therefore, if you drink alcohol once in a while, it might not do you too much harm, especially if you have a high tolerance. However, it becomes a different story if you frequently…

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Long Term Effects of Alcohol

What Are the Effects of Alcohol? About 13.8 million adults in America have a drinking problem with about 8 million of those diagnosed as alcoholics. While we hear a lot in the news about opioids, there is a growing concern about the alcohol epidemic as well. People understand the immediate consequences of drinking too much,…

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Emotional Effects of Alcohol

Although legal, alcohol is one of the most highly addictive psychoactive substances in the world. Like other psychoactive substances, alcohol can lead to physical and psychological dependence. The emotional effects of alcohol can also be damaging. Since alcohol lowers your inhibitions, intoxication can cause you to argue and fight with others. In fact, drinking also…