What is the Delirium Tremens?

What is the Delirium Tremens?

Delirium Tremens occurs when a person is a heavy consumer of alcohol for an extended period of time.  Delirium tremens can affect people who have used alcohol for more than ten years. Delirium tremens is a medical emergency that left untreated could end in a fatality....
How Do Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism Work?

How Do Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism Work?

Alcohol is an integral part of American culture. Almost all professional sporting events are sponsored by beer and liquor brands, and images of alcoholic beverages are used in television shows, movies, and advertisements. More than half of American adults consume...
Three Common Myths About Alcoholism

Three Common Myths About Alcoholism

As real as ever, the struggle that so often accompanies alcoholism is recognizing the problem and finding the right solution. Unfortunately, there are health issues that are surrounded by many myths of alcoholism and its stereotypes. The best way to solve a problem is...
What Alcohol Does to Your Body

What Alcohol Does to Your Body

Teach your children about the effects of alcohol if they will graduate high school soon. Kids often start drinking in college, a habit that can last well into adulthood. Find out what alcohol testing centers want parents to know about how the substance affects the...