Alcohol Dependency and Your Health: Get Help with Archstone Recovery

Alcohol Dependency and Your Health: Get Help with Archstone Recovery

If you or a loved one have been drinking too much or have experienced problems with alcoholism, you probably know a thing or two about the harmful short-term effects of alcohol abuse. There are the hangovers, the vomiting, the big red nose with the broken capillaries, the shakes. There’s the violence, too, and all the bad decisions you make. But you know all that. What you might not know is that alcohol addiction can have serious long-term effects on almost every system in your body.

Most people know that alcoholism can cause cirrhosis of the liver. But did you know that it can also lead to neuropathic disorders and stroke? Hepatitis is a major risk, as well as cancer of the mouth, throat, esophagus, breast, colon, and liver. Cardiovascular issues such as myocardial infarction, cardiomyopathy, atrial fibrillation, and hypertension are also extremely common among patients with alcohol dependency. Gastrointestinal problems such as gastritis and pancreatitis can also result. The fact is that alcohol abuse means you are poisoning your body, from the inside out.

If alcohol abuse is affecting your health or that of a loved one, it’s time to call Archstone Recovery. Archstone Recovery’s beautiful Lantana, Florida (FL) location is easily accessible from the Miami airport, which has daily nonstop flights to and from New York (NY) and New Jersey (NJ). Archstone’s top-rated accredited drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs include outpatient, transitional living, and extended care options. Contact Archstone Recovery today and reclaim your life and your health.

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