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It's impossible to say because every individual's system clears alcohol at its own rate. As well, the overall length of time it takes for a...
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There are few medications that are considered effective in treating alcoholism. Zofran (ondansetron) has been found to be effective in treating...
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Alcohol is clearly not essential in our diet and can end up causing considerable problems. Here are some dietary guidelines for alcohol...
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As defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, alcoholism (alcohol dependence) is a negative pattern of alcohol use leading...
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Clear communication by parents about the negative effects of alcohol, as well as about their expectations regarding drug use, have been found to...
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Alcohol abuse and alcoholism cut across gender, race, and nationality. In the U.S., 17.6 million people -- about one in every 12 adults -- abuse...
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When alcohol replaces food, there can be numerous deficiencies caused by the lack of an adequate intake of nutrients. Nutritional deficiencies are...
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Alcohol affects every single organ in the body when one may think just the liver...
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Just a few of the many dangerous effects of alcohol use in teens include the following: Alcohol decreases teens' ability to pay attention. Teens who...