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How to Stop Being an Angry Drunk

Alcohol abuse and dependency impact millions of Americans annually. Alcohol is prone to addiction because of the euphoric effects it causes when you become intoxicated. It can make you physically and psychologically dependent, causing painful and serious withdrawal symptoms when you stop drinking. Alcohol abuse and alcoholism increase your risk of engaging in dangerous behaviors,…

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Is Alcohol a Depressant?

Often times, people associate alcohol in party or social settings. This might lead people to assume that alcohol has a positive effect on the brain. However, alcohol actually is a depressant. Alcohol and the Brain Alcohol is classified as a depressant because of the way its chemicals interact with the brain. The way alcohol affects…

Ben Affleck on Addiction- Part 2

Ben Affleck opens up to Diane Sawyer Ben Affleck opens up to Diane Sawyer on his supportive friends in Hollywood, his sobriety and his new movie "The Way Back." https://gma.abc/3bQOO2Z Posted by Good Morning America on Friday, 21 February 2020   Ben Affleck continues to share his vulnerability in discussing his experience with addiction.  The…

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The Dangers of Benadryl and Alcohol

Surviving seasonal allergies while fulfilling personal and professional responsibilities is nearly impossible. It is understandable that a person will take antihistamines to relieve a runny nose and watery eyes. However, it is not safe to mix an over-the-counter allergy medication with other behavior inhibiting substances. For example, Benadryl and alcohol pose dangerous risks when taken…