Posts Tagged Under: alcoholism

Treatment of Acute Alcoholism

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the treatment of acute alcoholism involves involves treatment for the many complications that may occur ?

The treatment include also supportive measures such as adequate diet and high vitamin intake.

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

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The European Union Alcohol Survey II

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according to a recent survey 49% EU alcohol consumers say they drink between 1 and 3 times a week ?

69% EU alcohol consumers usually have 2 drinks or less in each session, and 10% state to usually have 5 drinks or more.

This survey (EU citizens’ attitudes towards alcohol) has been carried out in the European Union and published in April 2010 in the Eurobarometer 331. It covers the population 15 years and over of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member. (*)

(*) Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Greece, Spain, France,Ireland, Italy, Republic of Cyprus, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxembourg, Hungary, Malta,The Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia,Slovakia, Finland, Sweden, The United Kingdom.

 

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

 

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Sexual Impotence and Organic Disorders

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Sexual Impotence may be due to organic disorders such as diabetes mellitus, syphilis, alcoholism, neurogenic disorders, drugs addiction, vascular disturbances or hypothyroidism ?

 

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

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Alcoholism and Brain Injuries (English)

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most chronic alcoholics suffer repeat brain injuries due to falls or automobile accidents that occur during their drinking episodes ?

Did you know that…..

the consumption of large amounts of alcohol may lead to be hospitalized for delirium tremens or cirrhosis of the liver ?

(Edited by Dra. Moya Guirao)

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Chronic Alcoholic

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it is typical of the chronic alcoholic that he neglects his health, eats irregularly and inadequately, and develops avitaminosis ?

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

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Alcohol Tolerance

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the direct results of the chronic effect of alcohol upon Central Nervous System are Tolerance and habituation ?

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

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Blood Level of Alcohol

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The highest blood level of alcohol is found in from one half to two hours after ingestion ?

(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)

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