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How can you tell if someone has a problem with alcohol?

How can you tell if someone has a problem with alcohol?

Many ways: If your drinking has caused legal, physical, social, emotional or other problems, then it has become a problem for you. Use cage. Have you felt a need to cut down, have you been angry when others say you drink to much, have you felt guilty about drinking, or needed an eye opener drink in the morning? Answering yes to one or more many indicate a problem. ...Read more

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Hi can you tell me about alcohol related liver problems and its cure?

Hi can you tell me about alcohol related liver problems and its cure?

Hepatitis: Alcoholic hepatitis is hepatitis (inflammation of the liver) due to excessive intake of alcohol. It is usually found in association with hepatosteatosis, an early stage of alcoholic liver disease, and may contribute to the progression of fibrosis, leading to cirrhosis . Mild cases are self-limiting, but severe cases have a high risk of death, and need to be followed closely by liver specialist. ...Read more

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Is it a yeast infection and does it affect to get pregnant everytime i drink alcohol the next morning my pee is burning and my vagina is itchiing can you tell me why is this happening i had kidney and yeast infection problems in the past and my doctor sai

Is it a yeast infection and does it affect to get pregnant everytime i drink alcohol the next morning my pee is burning and my vagina is itchiing
can you tell me why is this happening
i had kidney and yeast infection problems in the past and my doctor sai

Get it checked out.: This warrants further investigation. I would want to see if you have other reasons for being susceptible to vaginitis. At the very least get your blood sugars checked out. I don't know if recurrent yeast infections interfere with getting pregant but it makes sense that chronic inflammation would impair the sperm from entering the uterus. ...Read more

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Can my boyfriend have an alcohol problem?

If you have to ask..: You've already read online about signs of a person who is losing or about to lose self-control with respect to alcohol. If this fits the picture, you have my sympathy and don't let your emotions keep you in a relationship that will ultimately make you miserable. If he drinks occasionally, this is not a sure sign of a future problem though there are people who'll tell you this. Be discerning. ...Read more

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Do I have an alcohol problem if I like absinthe?

Do I have an alcohol problem if I like absinthe?

Maybe: Absinthe is outlawed and illegal in the us. Some other countries do allow it, but much of the time, it has a very low amount of a potentially dangerous chemical called thujol alkaloids. Or the substance is removed entirely. The thujol alkaloids contained in the absinthe of yore, can cause severe and irreversible liver damage as well as cause hallucinations. I would avoid it. ...Read more

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Can having a drug and alcohol problem be hereditary?

Can having a drug and alcohol problem be hereditary?

One could.: Some part of it could be hereditary and more so also societal in the sense if parents, siblings and friends have the similar problems, it is more likely to happen to you. ...Read more

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Why does my body have a problem processing alcohol? What is wrong with me?

Why does my body have a problem processing alcohol? What is wrong with me?

Enzymes/liver: The liver naturally detoxfies alcohol, though it has its limits. Sometimes genetic factors can alter enzymes that influence this detox, and sometimes people have liver or kidney difficulties that might not be apparent until challenged with alcohol. Consulting a doc could give a clue - but if alcohol bother's one health/body - listen to body - don't drink. It's not necessary for life & happiness. ...Read more

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How long does it take for alcohol to cause big problems both mentally and physically?

How long does it take for alcohol to cause big problems both mentally and physically?

Alcohol: Depends upon how much you drink. Whether you have other liver or mental issues or work around toxins etc. It varies. Too much too long, several years, can do it. ...Read more

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What are alcohol problems?

What are alcohol problems?

See below: If you have consequences from drinking such as physical, emotional, legal, or social difficulties associated with alcohol use, then you may have an alcohol problem. Identifying the problem is the first step toward recovery. You doctor can help you set up a program to curb or eliminate your drinking and put an end to the problems it may have caused. ...Read more

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