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Alcoholics anonymous

An organization of self-proclaimed alcoholics who meet frequently to reinforce their practice of abstinence.


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Re: Alcohol addiction

... obtained: remove the alcohol and you’ll soon be able to determine if the person in question is in need of alcohol addiction treatment or not. Most alcoholics will initially believe their alcohol addiction will work itself out or they will just stop drinking when the time is right? The reality is ...

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by swillium
Thu Jan 28, 2010 4:53 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Alcohol addiction
Replies: 5
Views: 5277

Alcohol and Genetics

... genetic instructions it is like a blueprint fro every part and function of the body (DNA). Genes are found that contribute to people becoming alcoholics. These genes are GABA and GABRG3 (gene for alcoholism) . DNA screenings find these genes associated with alcohol consumption. Unfortunately ...

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by biokid14
Sun Nov 30, 2008 5:36 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Alcohol and Genetics
Replies: 0
Views: 1407

The Fiber Disease

... going belly up. If you read back you will see that it is true. They are either on drugs are skitzy. Most of the time I feel like I am tallking to alcoholics that don't work and sit and drink and type all day long looking up stuff they have no idea what it means..similar to meth heads. Sorry....if ...

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by RANDY
Wed Jan 10, 2007 11:46 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5427771

alcohol question

... but beyond that, they really need to decide that they want help. The statistics on alcoholism are very pessimistic, I'm afraid. Fewer than 10% of alcoholics die sober. That means the vast majority die as drunks from drinking related illness. I've seen a number of people try to get sober and they ...

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by waterboy
Sat May 06, 2006 7:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: alcohol question
Replies: 6
Views: 4997

alcohol question

... impossible to understand what that's like. As for beriberi, I don't really know how common it is. In the U.S., it's found almost exlusively in alcoholics. Getting it would largely depend on the diet of the alcoholic. As it's the result of a thiamine deficiency, I would imagine that if you manage ...

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by pdavis68
Fri Apr 28, 2006 8:49 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: alcohol question
Replies: 6
Views: 4997
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