Category Archives for "Alcohol Addiction"

Alcohol Addiction articles and blog posts by Craig Beck AKA The Stop Drinking Expert. If you are looking to reduce your alcohol intake read this.

Alcohol depressant – so why do I want it?

alcohol depressant – so why do I want it? [embedyt][/embedyt] Alcohol depressant – Really? All addictive drugs have what is known as a kick, the period after you stop taking them in which the side effects occur. Luckily for you, we are talking about an alcohol kick here, which is relatively mild compared to […]

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What is an alcohol addiction – a quick explanation


What is an alcohol addiction What is an alcohol addiction? A few weeks ago I did a radio interview for the BBC in England. What I only just found out is that the station received lots of complaints immediately after my interview was broadcast. What did I say that was so offensive? I criticized alcohol […]

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The effects of alcohol on the brain

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  The effects of alcohol on the brain Alcoholism damages white matter throughout the brain and this damage can be identified with brain scans, analysts report. Heavy drinking could be specifically harmful to white matter in the frontal areas of the brain, which can disrupt the impulse control had to stop drinking, according to the […]

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Asking… ‘Am I an alcoholic’?

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Asking… Am I An Alcoholic One of the main reasons that problem drinkers and people asking am I an alcoholic seek help for their drinking is the eventual negative consequence of their alcohol consumption. When the pain or embarrassment gets bad enough, they can no longer deny that their drinking needs to be addressed. For the functional […]

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What is alcohol poisoning?

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What is alcohol poisoning? Over 50,000 people a year are admitted to hospital per year in the United Kingdom with alcohol poisoning. In the United States 50 students die every year as a result of alcohol poisoning! That might not sound a lot but that’s just among the student population and it doesn’t cover road […]

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