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

Define Alcoholic – How Do You Know When You Have A Problem?

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Define Alcoholic: Are You One? Define alcoholic? If you really want a dictionary interpretation, an ‘alcoholic’ is a person that struggles with the condition of drinking more than they intended to on a regular basis. His or her grey matter has gotten so dependent on alcohol it needs it to operate ‘normally’. Basically, for this […]

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What makes grain alcohol dangerous and why it’s banned!

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What makes grain alcohol dangerous? Grain alcohol is a detoxified form of ethyl alcohol (ethanol) made from distillation of fermented grain. It is often better known as moonshine. When you watch those old Western’s and they are brewing up a batch of Moonshine, they are making Grain Alcohol. The ethanol is produced via fermentation of […]

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The Benefits of Quitting Drinking are Never Ending

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Benefits of Quitting Drinking Revealed Flashy advertising boards and beautiful, creative newspaper advertisements are all around showcasing the theorised benefits of drinking alcohol. Oh yes, you’ll be more attractive, suave, the life and soul of the party. Drink booze my friend and apparently you’ll have the time of your life. Of course, absolutely nothing in […]

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How long does alcohol stay in your system after consumption

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How long does alcohol stay in your system after consumption? Typically, an interval of drinking lasts for an hour or more, often going on for several hours. Even though booze travels through the gastrointestinal system, it requires minimal to no real digestion. Once consumed, 20 percent of the material moves straight into the blood vessels […]

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Does alcohol cause arthritis – the 5 warning signs

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Does alcohol cause arthritis or not? Does alcohol cause arthritis? Well, ‘cause’ is probably the wrong word in this question because it is almost a certainty that alcohol is not the trigger for the onset of rheumatoid arthritis. Perhaps the more relevant question is ‘does alcohol aggravate arthritis’? When it comes to RA the current […]

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Does alcohol affect your appearance and looks?

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Does alcohol affect your appearance? Another illusion of alcohol addiction is the transference of beauty. How many people wake up on a Sunday morning lying next to a dog ugly stranger, wondering where the stunning goddess or Greek Adonis they met the night before went to? I am sure nothing so unsavory has ever happened […]

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Does Alcohol Really Give You Confidence?

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Does Alcohol Really Give You Confidence? No, alcohol really gives you stupidity, and there is a big difference. People believe that they feel more self assured and confident when they have had a drink. There is even common parlance for it ‘Dutch Courage’. In numerous ways, the Dutch used to be Britain’s dearest neighbors. From […]

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