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Addiction To Coca Cola Symptoms
Substitution: Coca Cola addiction is a combination of a sugar addiction and caffeine addiction. The person feels the need for instantaneous gratification and quick energy buzzes. Endorphins released and produced by physical activity may provide an adequate substitute. Recognizing the addiction to begin with is an excellent start and learning how to accept delayed gratification would be helpful. ...Read more
Addiction is a condition in which a person has a strong, persistent physical and psychological need for a habit-forming substance (such as alcohol, cigarettes, or cocaine) or an activity (such as gambling). The person usually suffers physical or psychological withdrawal symptoms if he is unable to continue getting what ...Read more
Taper off caffeine: And sugar. You can either taper caffeinated beverages themselves or switch to a caffeine pill and do it that way. If you want to taper the beverage, switch to a sugar-free variety to start, and cut back by one drink every 2-3 days. For most people, this is a 2 week process. If you are going too fast, you may get headaches. Pills have 25-50 mg, and 1-2=one drink. End up drinking just water, not soda. ...Read more
YES: Half of a 16.9 oz coke has 5 1/2 tsp of sugar in the especially unhealthy form of high fructose corn syrup.Sugar is very addicting & nearly 2 tbsp. Is quite a bit. It also has caffeine, which is addicting.See http://www.Huffingtonpost.Com/news/sugar-addiction for good articles on sugar addiction & http://texasfarmersmarket.Org/the-hazards-of-drinking-soda/ aspartame is also addicting & unhealthy! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I drink a lot of soda durin the day like pepsi or coca cola it so addictive nd can't stop, there one thing i want to is drinkin a lot of soda harmful?
Yes, very: The high sugar in sodas risks weight gain, Insulin resistance, and ultimately type 2 diabetes. So-called "diet" drinks aren't safe either -- there are associations between drinking them and risk of strokes. Having been through this myself, i can tell you it's very do-able to shift from colas to plain water, teas, and sparkling waters free of chemical poisons. It's hard at first, yet worth it! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
You Change......: Addiction is a psych diagnosis. It sounds like physical dependence to a drug, but it goes a big step further. Example: you go to a friend's (relative, neighbor, total stranger, you don't care) house and use the bathroom. You look through their medicine cabinet and take a bit of whatever you want. Physical dependence is when you go through withdrawls when you suddenly stop a medicine. Big diff. ...Read more
Troubles: Gambling addicts are unable to control their gambling in spite of negative consequences in their work and family lives. Mutual support helps: gamblers anonymous for the gambler, gam-anon for their families and friends. ...Read more
Troubles from it: Similarly to other addictions, you have it if you do it instead of doing other important things, if you think about it all the time, if you cannot stop doing it even though you realize it is detrimental., etc etc. Also, if you are irritable after spending time doing this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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