All about Alcohol

Alcohol is one of the most ordinarily used drugs all over the world. Most of the young generation is adducted with it. According to research about 47% of people whose age group is 15 and above consume alcohol at a daily base.

Consuming alcohol occasionally can be considered healthy but at a regular base it can harm the consumer. Over 30% of the overall population of the world is addicted to alcohol which leads to abuse of alcohol which is termed as alcohol abuse. It is also stated as alcoholism.

Alcohol abuse

When someone starts consuming alcohol at a daily bases as well as in more amount than this state is considered to be ALCOHOL ABUSE. For women it’s normal to drink 1 quarto and for men its 2 at a time. As, one drink is equal to 1.5 ounces of liquor, 5 ounces of wine and 12 ounces of beer.

Another way to look at this is to conceder how much you have in a week. In taking more than fourteen drinks or more that that a week is considered as a very heavy does for men. Similarly, in case of women heavy drinking starts from seven drinks per week or more than that.

Alcohol abuse is also known as “alcohol use disorder”. ALCOHOLISM is a serious disease that affects your brain directly. It is been taken out by an research that estimated 16 million people which includes adults and adolescents in the U.S are in the tram of alcoholism.  It is also been stated that this habit of consuming this level of alcohol can be passed through genes from parents to child.

Here are some symptoms of alcohol abuse

1)    An unusual urge to drink

2)    Negative thoughts

3)    Continuing to drink in problem situations

4)    Uncontrollable urge to drink even after drinking too much

5)    Not working because of alcohol

6)    Unwillingness to work or do something

7)    Inability to control the amount of consumption of alcohol

Risks on you when you start consuming more alcohol daily

Due to alcohol abuse we get a severe impact on your mental and physical health. It can be even life threatening. So I really suggest you not to get addicted to alcohol and safe yourselves for your loved ones.

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