Alcohol gets you drunk by altering the body’s molecules immediately when ingested. More on how alcohol works, intoxication and inebriation here.
Alcoholic drinking and possible thiamine deficiency can result in brain disorders. Learn how to treat or reverse adverse effects of chronic drinking or alcoholism by increasing your thiamine levels here.
Is alcoholism a symptom of mental illness, depression or underlying imbalances in the brain? Yes, possibly. We explore here.
Family alcohol abuse is a systemic problem. Learn what you can do to help your family and loved ones who abuse alcohol here.
Yes, it is possible to get addicted to beer. Even without an addiction, you can end up abusing beer. We discuss the symptoms of alcohol addiction and strategies to cut back or quit here.
Yes, alcohol can be addictive. Even people who aren’t addicted can abuse alcohol. Here we discuss the effects of alcohol on the body, signs that you might have an alcohol problem, and strategies for quitting or cutting back.
8 tips on how to address your husband’s drinking. Learn to communicate with your husband and address drinking problems with suggestions from an addiction professional here.
Alcohol stays in your system and can be detected in urine up to 24 hours after you end a drinking session. More on how long alcohol stays in your body, urine, breath, saliva and blood here.
Native Americans are disproportionately dependent on alcohol. Why is this? We explore why Native Americans drink so much here.
Top 5 .GOV websites with statistics on Native American alcohol use, abuse and alcoholism facts. Where to find American Indian alcoholism statistics here.