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What Are the Physiological Effects of Alcohol?

When people think about the problems alcohol can cause, they generally focus on physical and emotional effects. Those are both very important, but there are also physiological effects of alcohol that have to be considered. Breaking your addiction to drinking will mean reducing those effects, so you can move into recovery. Our dedicated, professional staff…

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It’s Not In Your Head: How Physiological Dependence Takes Hold

For someone who has never experienced addiction, it’s easy to wonder why someone struggling with substance abuse can’t simply stop. If you or someone you love is dealing with a substance abuse problem, you know that it’s not that simple. Psychological and physiological dependence can both wreak havoc on a person’s ability to quit using…