Alcoholism and its effects on internal organs

Alcoholism can have an effect on internal organs, regardless of whether or not the alcohol use occurred in a single episode or if it occurred over a many years. The long term effects of chronic alcohol use may include serious debilitating health issues and may be fatal. Chronic and excessive alcohol use can accelerate arthritis…

What is Alcohol Poisoning? Learn the symptoms

What is Alcohol Poisoning? Alcohol poisoning is the dangerous result of consuming too much alcohol over a short period of time. If you drink too much alcohol too quickly, it can be life-threatening. No matter a person’s alcohol tolerance, weight, age or gender, alcohol poisoning can affect anyone. As you drink more, your blood alcohol…

3 Reasons Why Alcohol Is Actually The Most Dangerous Drug

Make no mistake… alcohol is deadly. Very deadly. We have always made a point to make everyone aware that we do not have a problem with alcohol. Alcohol has existed for at least 10,000 years. We are by no means taking a position that alcohol should be abolished, or that if you drink alcohol you…

Guest view: Consumers lose if Iowa alcohol laws are gutted

Next time you’re at the grocery store, take a minute to study the options. How many brands of soup? Of cereal? Of soda pop? Then, walk down the alcohol aisles. Beer, wine and spirits of national, regional and local origin abound. Alcohol selections enjoyed by your grandfather, your mother and your friends are easy to…

A way out of alcoholism

An estimated 13,000 people have severe alcohol dependency problems in Malta, according to Sedqa’s care manager services sector Manuel Mangani. The figure is based on global research which suggests that fewer than one in four alcoholics seek help. In fact, 4,000 alcoholics have sought help from Sedqa, the government agency for substance abuse in the…