Stimulant and sedative effects of alcohol

Even if it doesn’t present as a full-fledged hangover, alcohol-related sleep loss negatively affects mood and performance. If you have social anxiety or a social phobia, therapy may work best to reduce your levels of anxiety (combined with a medication such as sertraline, or Zoloft). About 20 percent of people with social anxiety disorder also […]

Alcoholic Ketoacidosis CCC Endocrine

Insulin helps regulate blood sugar levels and promotes the utilization of glucose by the body’s cells. However, insulin therapy should be carefully monitored to avoid hypoglycemia, especially in patients with impaired liver function. When it comes to managing alcoholic ketoacidosis (AKA), there are several treatment options available. These options aim to correct the metabolic imbalances […]

Alcohol poisoning Symptoms and causes

Even drinking a little too much (binge drinking) on occasion can set off a chain reaction that affects your well-being. Lowered inhibitions can lead to poor choices with lasting repercussions — like the end of a relationship, an accident or legal woes. Each of those consequences can cause turmoil that can negatively affect your […]