Implications of drinking on brain and behavior

Despite being aware of the implications of drinking, many people can’t stay away from having a peg or two. By consuming such a mood-altering substance for a prolonged period of time, one is likely to witness deceleration in the nerves responsible for passing messages throughout the body. As alcohol affects the parts of the brain responsible for self-control, one loses the capacity of judgement making and decision-making, coordinated communication and movement, etc. Read more

Signs of alcoholism in your partner

When dating someone, it can be hard to figure out if the person is a social drinker or a regular one. Drinking alcohol has become a socio-cultural phenomenon and a person with alcohol problem may find it safe to hide the issue. It becomes a tad difficult to spot someone with alcoholism, especially in the beginning of a relationship. Read more