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Why does drinking wine affect me differently than drinking hard alcohol?

Why does drinking wine affect me differently than drinking hard alcohol?

WINE: Beer = 5% alcohol content, wine=11-13%, liquor 45-50%. 1.Oz liquor=9.Oz of beer = 4.Oz of wine. Same deadly consequences to drinker and same mental destruction to everyone else in many generations as the gene is powerfully transferred from gen to generations to men-women. No alcohol. No choice. No alternative. No intent to disregard lives of innocent others in family. Stop deadly intent. ...Read more

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Don't drink much anymore, when do 1 drink can make me vomit. Not drunk but it stays in stomach? Hours later vomit alcohol, food digests. Reasons?

Don't drink much anymore, when do 1 drink can make me vomit. Not drunk but it stays in stomach? Hours later vomit alcohol, food digests. Reasons?

Treat Gastroparesis?: Gastroparesis means a slow-emptying stomach. Causes may be mechanical (obstruction, or the stomach outlet narrowed from healing of past inflammation, treated by endoscopic dilation), post-inflammatory (due to swelling of the stomach lining from ulcers, treated with acid blockers), or neurologic (as with diabetes, treated with rx that stimulates motility--domperidone, erythromycin, reglan, (metoclopramide) zelnorm) ...Read more

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Could drinking hard liquor make you fat?

Could drinking hard liquor make you fat?

Calories: Liquor has calories that are largely devoid of nutrients. If you take in more calories than you burn - you will gain weight. ...Read more

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Hydrocodone cough syrup won't let me urinate, even after drinking 2 bottles of water - what can I do?

Hydrocodone cough syrup won't let me urinate, even after drinking 2 bottles of water - what can I do?

Stop it: All opiates or narcotics can cause urine retention. Best solution is to not take them. If you develop a painfully swollen bladder and cannot void, you may have to go to the er and have a catheter placed. In most folks, simply stopping the medication will fix the problem, fortunately. ...Read more

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Puking after drinking alcohol, what to do?

Puking after drinking alcohol, what to do?

Not drink???: Your body, via your stomach, is telling you that you are taking in something that disagrees with it, and perhaps you should listen. You may already have gastritis or pancreatitis and the alcohol may be making these worse (or causing them, for that matter). When people keep doing something despite it causing them problems, then they have a problem with that "something," whether alcohol or heroin. ...Read more

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I have thyroid papillary cancer am i allowed to drink alcoholic beverage like beer of hard liquors thankyou?

I have thyroid papillary cancer am i allowed to drink alcoholic beverage like beer of hard liquors thankyou?

Yes: In moderation. Don't get so looped that you forget to take your meds. Take only brand name T4 replacement, and remember, the lab range you should be in is totally different than the routine normal range reported on your lab slip. If you doctor isn't aware of this, see an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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He drinks way too much and smokes drugs everyday. It's his birthday today and he's going to make himself seriously ill. I'm worried. What can I do?

He drinks way too much and smokes drugs everyday. It's his birthday today and he's going to make himself seriously ill. I'm worried. What can I do?

Pray: I presume this is a male relative of yours.Some people deal with the depression they have by taking dangerous substances to excess.As much as you love him, it is hard to change people's behavior.If you were older I would recommend a support group. In the meantime I think you should talk to your mom about your concerns and see if all of you can get counseling.AA or a therapist might be able to help ...Read more

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Why do I suddenly puke from drinking alcohol?

Why do I suddenly puke from drinking alcohol?

Have a better ?: why do you continue to drink alcohol when it makes you suddenly puke? Continuing to drink when it regularly causes a particular problem IS a sign of a drinking problem, and I strongly suggest you discuss it with your health care provider. Alcohol, especially in larger amounts, causes inflammation of the esophagus, stomach and duodenum, as well as pancreas and liver, and all can cause nausea. ...Read more

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Can drinking TOO MUCH diet coke make you tired instead of awake? I drink a LOT! (at least 12+ daily) sorry I know that's bad! I'm addicted.

Can drinking TOO MUCH diet coke make you tired instead of awake? I drink a LOT! (at least 12+ daily) sorry I know that's bad! I'm addicted.

Sodas and deficiency: Yes, it can. Soda has been linked with decreased bone density due to disruption of normal calcium and phosphate metabolism, and the excess soda is probably replacing your intake of other nutrient rich foods and beverages (leading to other vitamin deficiencies). When sodium benzoate (a preservative) combines with Vitamin C, anemia can develop from bone marrow damage. Then there is the aspartame... ...Read more

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How do I stop drinking beer I drink 6 cans a night in worried bout my health?

How do I stop drinking beer I drink 6 cans a night in worried bout my health?

Alcohol overuse: Talk with your doctor about how much you're drinking. There are several ways to help you decrease your drinking to safe levels or to discontinue it altogether, including meds and therapy depending upon what’s driving your behavior. Good luck! ...Read more

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My husband drinking 1 glass red wine everyday. Just want to know if drinking red wine every day can slow sperm count?

My husband drinking 1 glass red wine everyday. Just want to know if drinking red wine every day can slow sperm count?

Although alcohol: consumption can affect success of fertilization it requires more than one glass of wine a day. If you are trying to conceive it is probably a good idea to abstain completely anyway just to improve your chances. ...Read more

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Why does drinking liquor makes me sick only after going to sleep?

Why does drinking liquor makes me sick only after going to sleep?

It wears off: When alcohol leaves your system is when most people start to feel poorly - so after you sleep and stop drinking is when then symptoms start to worsen. ...Read more

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Someone i know drank over 30 bottles of beer. Is he an alcoholic?

Someone i know drank over 30 bottles of beer. Is he an alcoholic?

Highly likely he is: although you diagnose alcohol problems not strictly by how much someone is drinking and more by how much harm it is doing to their life, nobody can drink 30 beers in the course of a drinking episode without being HIGHLY tolerant to alcohol (it is equivalent to 1 1/2 liters of vodka). Anyone who tolerates that has to be LOTS drinking daily or close to it, and likely has the associated problems. ...Read more

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Every time my boyfriend drinks even a sip of alcohol he throws up. He doesn't have any allergies, and it's only when he drinks liquor, never beer.

This isn't that unu: several possibilities if he's Asian there is a well-known genetic predisposition to do this problem Or alcohol,an organic solvent, can irritate the stomach ...Read more

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My boy friend smoke and dose not drink water what can happen long run?

Lung cancer, COPD: COPD = chronic obstructive airway disease or emphysema. In addition will be more prone to bronchitis, chronic cough, cancer heart disease, hypertension, bladder cancer. His clothes will smell of tobacco & those around him will be exposed to second hand smoke, especially bad for babies & young children. ...Read more

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When i drink alcohol my loungse wheeze..!is it something serious?

When i drink alcohol my loungse wheeze..!is it something serious?

Don't drink: In general , i never promote drinking under any circumstances.Abstinence in this case is the best. ...Read more

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My hubby drink Pepsi very frequently it's harm to his body he drink on every meal ? How body react?

My hubby drink Pepsi very frequently it's harm to his body he drink on every meal ? How body react?

Soda: Regularly drinking soda has been linked to Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Diabetes, heart disease & metabolic syndrome. Other possible risks include: increased weight, decreased bone mineral density (BMD) obesity, erosion of tooth enamel, mineral depletion & dehydration. If it contains artificial sweeteners & is used daily, this is linked to a 3 fold ^ in dementia & stroke. ...Read more

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I don't smoke, drink alcohol, coffe, or drugs why my heart beats fast and hard just from getting off the couch going to bathroom or to kitchen. Evday?

I don't smoke, drink alcohol, coffe, or  drugs why my heart beats fast and hard just from getting off the couch going to bathroom or to kitchen. Evday?

You could be anemic: Do you have heavy periods? Do you eat meat? You should see your primary doctor to get a simple blood test to make sure you are not anemic. Also make sure you are well-hydrated. ...Read more

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Okay so when i drink beer iam fine even hard liquor but when i drink wine i poop blood it is bright red and it hurts?

Okay so when i drink beer iam fine even hard liquor but when i drink wine i poop blood it is bright red and it hurts?

Blood in stool: Defecation of bright red blood is always of concern and you should see your doctor about this and find out what is wrong, and to help you with any treatment that is necessary. Meanwhile do not drink wine. ...Read more