Category Archives: Alcohol

  • Drug Addiction, Alcohol, and Emotional Abuse
    Thursday, September 30th, 2021

    Drug Addiction, Alcohol, and Emotional Abuse

    Unfortunately, the correlation between alcohol and emotional abuse is a significant one. It can go both ways too. In many cases, a person dealing with emotional and mental abuse will turn to drugs and alcohol as a way to...
  • Alcohol and Blood Sugar: The Effects of Alcohol
    Thursday, September 16th, 2021

    Alcohol and Blood Sugar: The Effects of Alcohol

    The fact that alcohol is full of empty calories and has no nutritional value is not news to anyone. What a lot of people don’t think about, however, is that alcoholic beverages can also be full of sugar. In...
  • About End-Stage Alcoholism
    Monday, July 26th, 2021

    About End-Stage Alcoholism

    While the concept of alcoholism and alcohol addiction might seem pretty cut and dry, it is much more complicated than what it might seem on the surface. There are many different stages when it comes to alcoholism, each with...
  • Can Alcohol Cause Insomnia?
    Thursday, July 15th, 2021

    Can Alcohol Cause Insomnia?

    According to the latest estimates, 50 to 70 million Americans are affected by sleep or wakefulness disorders. Insomnia is the most commonly reported sleep disorder. Thirty percent of adults experience short-term insomnia and 10% of adults are impacted by...
  • Here are 7 Signs and Symptoms of Alcohol Poisoning
    Friday, May 21st, 2021

    Here are 7 Signs and Symptoms of Alcohol Poisoning

    Alcohol use continues to be a problem for thousands of Americans every single year. Along with the many short-term and long-term symptoms of excessive drinking, comes potentially dangerous results like alcohol poisoning. Alcohol poisoning can be deadly in some...
  • Alcoholism and Obesity: Is There a Connection?
    Thursday, February 25th, 2021

    Alcoholism and Obesity: Is There a Connection?

    Alcohol use disorder can lead to many issues, some of which include severe mental illness, external conflicts (such as legal troubles, marital issues, or family conflict), or even death. However, there’s one issue that not many are aware of...
  • Hypnosis for Alcoholism
    Thursday, February 25th, 2021

    Hypnosis for Alcoholism

    Alcoholism causes millions of deaths each year and is an incredibly dangerous condition, and it’s not an easy hurdle to clear. Those who drink excessively eventually get to a point where they need alcohol to function well. This leads...
  • How Does Alcohol Affect the Kidneys?
    Thursday, February 25th, 2021

    How Does Alcohol Affect the Kidneys?

    While alcohol can affect many different parts of the body both directly and indirectly, the one part of the body that it can do the most damage to directly is the kidneys. While the occasional drink or two isn’t...
  • Debunking 7 Myths About Alcoholism
    Sunday, February 7th, 2021

    Debunking 7 Myths About Alcoholism

    Alcoholism can be crippling and can lead to financial, mental, and physical ruin. Alcohol use disorder continues to consume the lives of millions of Americans every year. Alcoholism is more than having a few drinks in a single sitting;...
  • 10 of the Most Common Causes of Alcoholism
    Sunday, February 7th, 2021

    10 of the Most Common Causes of Alcoholism

    Over the years, researchers have looked into what causes alcoholism. Many cases of alcoholism are more complicated than they appear on the surface. Several factors can increase a person’s risk of abusing alcohol. These ‘risk factors’ differ from person...
  • Warning Signs of Alcohol Abuse in Teens
    Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

    Warning Signs of Alcohol Abuse in Teens

    There are a multitude of potential dangers for teenagers. Between bullying, peer pressure, and cyberbullying they face many more dangers today than teenagers a generation or two ago. These dangers are a big concern for parents who are looking...