Do I Have Alcohol Myopathy?

Do I Have Alcohol Myopathy?

People who drink heavily often experience muscle pain. While weak or painful limbs might be expected after a night of heavy drinking, it could be a serious health issue if it lasts several days. When this occurs, it could be a condition called alcohol myopathy. Read...
Alcohol & 6 Effects It Has On Your Eyes

Alcohol & 6 Effects It Has On Your Eyes

Alcohol has long been a part of social gatherings, and it’s something that many people enjoy. But one drawback to drinking is that alcohol can have many effects on your eyes. Some of these effects are mild, and some are more severe. More specifically, heavier...
Is Addiction a Moral Failing or Not?

Is Addiction a Moral Failing or Not?

Beginning with no understanding of addiction, scientists have understood more and more about it over time. In the early 20th century, some doctors believed that people with addictions were morally weak and needed to learn self-control—they lacked the willpower...
Tips on How to Tell If Someone Uses Cocaine

Tips on How to Tell If Someone Uses Cocaine

Signs of someone using cocaine aren’t always straightforward. Some people can become what’s known as high-functioning addicts, meaning they can complete most responsibilities while abusing substances like cocaine. Even in these cases, the other foot is bound to drop...

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