Is Smokable Alcohol a Problem?

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Smoke-able alcohol is one of the newest dangers in substance abuse. This method of “ingesting” alcohol (taking alcohol into the body) is very similar to the method used to smoke “crack” cocaine. The alcohol is basically vaporized and inhaled as opposed to being swallowed and absorbed through the gastrointestinal tract.

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What Are the Causes of Alcohol Dependence

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The exact cause of alcoholism is unknown, but, much like other addictions, scientists believe that the causes of alcohol addiction are 50% genetic and 50% environmental. While addiction to alcohol begins primarily on a psychological basis, heavy drinkers can soon develop a serious physical dependence on…

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Warning Signs of Alcohol Addiction

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It’s not always easy to see when your drinking has crossed the line from moderate and mere social use to problem drinking and even alcoholism. If you consume alcohol to deal with difficulties or to avoid feeling bad, you’re wandering into dangerous territory. Alcoholism and alcohol abuse can sneak up…

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Effects of Binge Drinking While Pregnant

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Drinking alcohol at any time during a pregnancy can cause serious health problems for a growing baby in the womb, such as fetal alcohol syndrome. Alcohol includes wine, wine coolers, beer and liquor. But binge drinking while pregnant is especially detrimental to a pregnancy. Binge drinking is defined…

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