Alcohol/Beer effects on the body & withdrawal symptoms
Most common health problem effects which you shall face-
It Increases risk of gouty arthritis
Alcohol leads to one of the most dangerous disease i.e. cancer of various body parts like the pancreas, breast, larynx, liver. Many of these are not even curable & some require very high level treatments whose cost is just too much.
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Causes physical and behavioral abnormalities in the fetus
Alcohol leads to various kinds of Heart diseases. One of the most common is Heart stroke whose occurrence is very high in cases of regular drunkards.
Raises blood glucose
Lowers blood glucose, especially for people with diabetes
It increases the size of your kidneys which discomforts the kidney functions. Flow of blood & other hormones is disturbed & the worst is that it can even lead to kidney failure.
Causes fatty liver, alcoholic hepatitis and cirrhosis
It doesn’t contains any protein, iron or any Vitamin A or B. I just contains death. There is a strange combination of Zinc & phosphorus in it which leads to malnutrition & can easily lead to death.
It leads to neuropathy & dementia. Neuropathy or better known as neuropathia is a condition which effects your legs adversely. All this impairs the balance between your body & brain
Increases energy intake, but not a primary cause of obesity
Causes depression, anxiety and insomnia
10 Health Risks of Alcohol Use
Alcoholic effects on Behavior of a person-
Feeling of well-being
Up to .05 g%
This the Initial stage when you are not at all aware of the harmful effects of alcohol. This will make you very talkative, relaxed & very much confident in your decisions. You would see changes in yourself in the way you meet others.
Some raised risk
The next stage is an up gradation of the 1st one. You will be more confident in your work, more talkative & Inhibitions would be reduced.
Moderately raised state
Now the danger level starts for you. This stage will make your body functioning unstable. You will face diseases like Nausea, Vomiting, Slurred speeches, Will lower your eye sight, unstable your mind activities.
Very elevated risk
This is the closest feeling to death. In this stage you get too weak. You would feel as if you are paralyzed & at times you will not be able to even walk alone. You will need other’s help for every small activity. Apart from these you will have difficulties in sleeping, talking & even breathing. Loss of Bladder Control & Losing consciousness is some of the late symptoms you will notice during this stage.
Over .30 g%
Last Stage which will end your life. Either you will go in Coma or you will die.
Alcohol and its effects on your body
Books on Alcohol Effects-
Long term Effects on body of a person-
Long term effects
Heart damage -Various internal parts
High blood pressure and heart stroke
Lots of Liver infections & disease, even Liver failure
Cancers of the digestive system
Other digestive system disorders (eg stomach ulcers)
Sexual impotence and reduced fertility
Increasing risk of breast cancer
Brain damage with mood and personality changes
Concentration and memory problems
Risks to unborn babies.
In case the person who is addicted to drinking suddenly drops drinking, then that effect his body too. Symptoms start occurring within 24 hours from the intake of last drink. But don't worry much, it lasts only for 5 days. Then you are free from alcoholism effects, unless & until you again start drinking it. Here are the symptoms of withdrawal-
Nausea & Vomiting which shall continue throughout the five days
Depression & this shall be removed by spending time with friends & family during this period
Unusual sweating, even in winters is a very common symptom
Difficulty in sleeping (may last several weeks).
Alcohol & Your Brain-
Overall, Final Major Symptoms of alcohol, which you should know before becoming addicted to alcoholism. Here's the list-
Various affected parts of the body
Central Nervous System
It will start from Depression and end at Coma or Death. Other than this can lead to Intestinal problems, eating difficulties will overall lower confidence in you.
Change in fat metabolism and eventually scarring of the liver.
Temporary increase in heartbeat and blood pressure,Peripheral blood vessels dilate resulting in heat loss and feeling of warmth.
t will affect the fluid balance in your body i.e. it will instable it. Two common symptoms are Increase in Thirst & Urine output from your body.
Sensation and Perception
Poorness of Vision, Body sensitivity, Sensitivity of taste & odor, Sensitivity of colors like dark colors decreases a lot. In simple words, your sense organs will not function properly.
Alcohol indirectly leads to increase in swaying, reduces your concentration level. Although it’s not too much in start, but can be very dangerous symptom at later stages of alcohol.
Regular intakes of alcohol reduces your sexual ability, especially in case of men. You face agitation, disturbance, discomfort during this process. It just add one to your frustration level.
Reduces Your Performane Level on Bed
As Shakespeare once said, "Drink provokes the desire, but takes away from the performance".
Decreases the inhibition level & increases your discomfort level.
Several intakes reduce your REM & creates difficulties in sleeping. It leads to exhaustion, tiredness, loss of memory, agitation & many other related discomforts.
Attention, Memory, and Conceptual Process
It reduces your abilities to listen & absorb things atone go. It also effects your body movements & consistency of doing task effectively. Reduce speed to do work, loss of memory, complete blackouts at times, poor recalling, difficulties in speaking & these are just few of the hundred problems associated with alcoholism.
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For more Information-
- Alcohol and Drug Information Service
Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia (DASSA) is a Statewide Health Service and is responsible to the Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse and is governed by the Department for Health and Ageing, which addresses alcohol, tobacco etc.
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