Tag: alcoholism

Excessive, Regular Alcohol Use And Its Long Term Effects On Health

Excessive, Regular Alcohol Use And Its Long Term Effects On Health

[ 0 ] 2012-02-03 | |

As the oldest and most frequently consumed drug in the world, alcohol has secured itself a special position because its use is considered normal. This contrasts significantly with other drug use that is generally frowned upon. But, despite being given this special consideration, alcohol, like all drugs, can cause injury to the body. While this […]

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Understanding Fatty Liver Disease As A Coming Epidemic

Understanding Fatty Liver Disease As A Coming Epidemic

[ 2 ] 2011-12-02 | |

Despite being the largest internal organ in the body and of critical importance to our survival, most people are unaware of what role the liver actually serves. Sure we know that it is involved in breaking down alcohol and that alcoholism can cause liver damage, but that is only one area of health involving the […]

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A Call for Banning Bans on Alcohol and Other Poisons of Choice

A Call for Banning Bans on Alcohol and Other Poisons of Choice

[ 0 ] 2010-11-21 | |

Even though history, including modern history, has shown that bans on mind altering substances are rarely effective, governing bodies around the world still attempt to use such techniques in an effort to eliminate the problems associated with substance abuse.

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