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Doctor insights on: Cause And Effect Of Alcohol On The Human Body

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Is alcohol necesssry for human body everyday?If yes so what ml alcohol is necessary minimum?

Is alcohol necesssry for human body everyday?If yes so what ml alcohol is necessary minimum?

Alcohol: Alcohol is not necessary to the body. When taken in, it is converted to carbohydrate anyway. Not a necessary nutrient, though in moderation can help in some mild ways with cardiovascular risk in some people. ...Read more

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Can really some meals cause acidic environment in human body? Which?

Can really some meals cause acidic environment in human body? Which?

Yes: Foods like citrus, spicy foods, and substances with caffeine are high in acid and can irritate the stomach lining. This can cause pain in the abdomen, bloating and gassiness causing a condition called gastritis ...Read more

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What is the cause of spondyloarthritis in human body and what is the cure?

Unknown. No cure: The spondyloarthropathies are a group of diseases characterized by joint inflammation primarily of the back and a variety of other tissues. There is no cure. Symptoms are treated based upon severity and progression. Some patients will get better without any intervention while others progress to ankylosing spondylitis. ...Read more

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What would cause the increase of triglycerides count in human body?

What would cause the increase of triglycerides count in human body?

Genes and diet: Many people inherit a predisposition to have high triglycerides if they become overweight. Sometimes triglycerides can be high in the absence of overweight but that's rare. Good news is that they are very sensitive to weight loss through diet and exercise. Low carb diets work best. Alcohol, Estrogens (contraceptive pill) and Accutane can increase triglycerides too. Hope this helps you out. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are some complicated diseases that are caused by organisms in the human body?

I was wondering what are some complicated diseases that are caused by organisms in the human body?

There are many: Tuberculosis from tubercle bacillus: Syphilis, a sexually transmitted disease from the spirochete bacillus called treponema pallidum, tertiary syphilis can be very complex affecting all parts of the body. Schistosomiasis or bilharzia caused by parasitic worms: Malaria caused by the parasitic Plasmodium falciparum & spread by mosquitos. ...Read more

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What harms can a thyroid problem cause to human body?

Thyroid -master glan: The thyroid is a master gland which controls metabolism. It controls the heart rate, rhythm, muscle contraction, hair and skin growth, body temperature and sex hormone secretion. It also is related to vitamin B-12 absorption. It works in tandem with the pituitary and hypothalamus, other master hormone centers of the brain to regulate all body functions. ...Read more

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What kinds of damage does streptococcus pyogenes cause to the human body?

What kinds of damage does streptococcus pyogenes cause to the human body?

Strep complications: Streptococcus pyogenes, the bacterial cause of "strep throat", can invade other organ systems and cause infection in in areas around the tonsils, lymph glands in the neck, middle ear, mastoid regions, sinuses, bones, lungs (pneumonia), kidneys and liver (toxic shock syndrome). The noninfectious complications include rheumatic fever, rheumatic heart disease and acute glomerulonephritis (kidneys). ...Read more

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What are the ways that chemicals interact with the human body to cause cancer?

What are the ways that chemicals interact with the human body to cause cancer?

DNA mutations: Very generally, chemicals can lead to dna mutations. This can lead to the activation or inactivation of genes that control cell growth and proliferation. The uncontrolled invasive growth of the mutated cells leads to the cancer. ...Read more

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Is there anything that can cause the human body to produce excess scar tissue?

Is there anything that can cause the human body to produce excess scar tissue?

Prolonged inflammatn: Prolonged inflammation or a genetic tendency such as keloid scarring are associated with excessive fibrosis. Other diseases such as hepatic cirrhosis or cystic fibrosis are associated with excessive scarring. ...Read more

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Is it possible for alcohol to cause numbness in the body?

Is it possible for alcohol to cause numbness in the body?

You bet it can: Alcohol associated with nutritional deficiency can clearly cause both large and small fibre neuropathy issues, and needs attention to prevent worsening. ...Read more

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When the body breaks down alcohol, what chemical is it broken down into that causes hangovers?

When the body breaks down alcohol, what chemical is it broken down into that causes hangovers?

Acetaldehyde: While the causes of a hangover are still poorly understood,[2] several factors are known to be involved including acetaldehyde accumulation, changes in the immune system and glucose metabolism, dehydration, metabolic acidosis, disturbed prostaglandin synthesis, increased cardiac output, vasodilation, sleep deprivation and malnutrition. Beverage specific effects of additives or by-products such as congeners also play an important role.[1] The symptoms occur typically after the intoxicating effect of the alcohol begins to wear off, generally the morning after a night of heavy drinking.[3] ...Read more

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Would alcohol cause vasodilation in the brain as it causes vasodilation in the body?

Not really: You mean, "Does your brain have that cute little red nose and rosy cheeks" appearance? Although some degree of vasodilation can occur in cerebral vessels...the majority of cerebrovascular dilation or constrictions controlled by the nervous system itself and will not respond to normal levels of alcohol. That is because BP within the confines of the brain are EXTREMELY tightly controlled. ...Read more

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What is the actual cause of the 'hang over' feeling people get after a long night of drinking alcohol? What is happening in the body?

Hangover: Poisoning: Alcohol poisoning. The liver cannot clear all of the toxins and they build up. You get dehydrated so the brain is not working perfectly. It is a form of alcohol poisoning and one should take that as a sign to stop for awhile. ...Read more

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Can alcohol cause insomnia, body tremors at night while trying to sleep? I have a feeling like im falling down when im asleep , thats why i get up

Alcohol can : Certainly cause insomnia. The tremor may or may not be related to alcohol. Don't know how much or how often you drink but if it is causing problems in your life - it needs to be addressed. ...Read more

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What can cause glassy eyes and body aches? Happens every afternoon. I usually skip lunch. 35 yo F, no other symptoms. No alcohol or drugs.

What can cause glassy eyes and body aches? Happens every afternoon.  I usually skip lunch. 35 yo F, no other symptoms. No alcohol or drugs.

HYPOGLYCEMIA : It can be caused by: Hypoglycemia and hypotension are very common . You need an exam and labs. It is important to Monitor your BP & glucose. I recommend small frequent meals a gluten free diet. Wholeapproach.com. If low blood pressure is documented additional salt added to diet is helpful. Seek evaluation exam, labs and EKG . ...Read more