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Alcohol and Depression: How Are They Associated?

Can Alcohol Worsen Depression Symptoms? If you are depressed, you might be more tempted to drink. Alcohol consumption is common today. Many people think a drink might help them through…

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Alcohol and Diabetes: Can You Drink If You Have Diabetes?

How Drinking Alcohol Affects Diabetes If you have diabetes, you must use extra care when consuming alcohol. Alcohol can make many of the complications suffered because of the condition worse….

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Alcohol Poisoning: Signs, Symptoms and Causes

What Is Alcohol Poisoning? A serious condition, which is sometimes deadly, alcohol poisoning results from drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short timeframe. When you drink too much too…

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Binge Drinking: Statistics and Effects

¬†What Is Binge Drinking? Binge drinking is becoming a growing problem across the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It is a serious public…

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Alcohol Abuse and College Students: Statistics and Effects

¬†Alcohol Abuse and College Students-Statistics and Overview Alcohol abuse and college students is a growing problem. Studies have shown that the college years are the most popular time to experiment…

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Signs and Symptoms of Alcohol Abuse

What Is Considered Alcohol Abuse? Alcohol abuse is a common condition with more than three million cases diagnosed in the U.S. every year. Treatment can help significantly, but the condition…

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What Is Alcoholism and the Signs of Alcoholism?

What is Alcoholism? The most severe form of alcohol abuse, alcoholism is the inability to manage drinking habits. It is sometimes called alcohol use disorder. There are three categories for…

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Alcohol Withdrawal: Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

What Is Alcohol Withdrawal and What Causes It? If someone has been abusing alcohol, during the first few days after he or she quits drinking withdrawal symptoms might be experienced….

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Alcohol

Alcohol consumption is commonplace. It can be used as a beverage with dinner, to relax, to socialize, or to celebrate. However, alcohol has been known to have strong effects on…

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Central Nervous System Depressants

Central nervous system depressants are a group of prescription medications that when taken reduce brain stimulation and create feelings of relaxation. Depressants may put users to sleep, relieve muscle spasms…

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