Category Archives: Sober living

Why You Bruise More Easily When You Drink Alcohol

Thus, the cells frequently remain at their normal locations in the tissues rather than migrate to the sites of infections. In addition, alcohol inhibits the monocytes’ adhesion abilities. Often, cirrhosis shows no signs or symptoms until liver damage is extensive. During later stages, you might develop jaundice, which is yellowing of the eyes or […]

How to Get Sober and What to Expect

Sobriety can be an incredible way to shed relationships you’ve outgrown as well as find new ones that align with your new values. This isn’t to say that all of your friends will be threatened, or that all of your friendships will change. Some will certainly remain, but even those aren’t necessarily long-game friendships. Sobriety […]

Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy Kaiser Permanente

Content Derangements in Fatty Acid Metabolism and Transport Epidemiological studies Alcoholism—use and abuse Is this condition only a chronic (long-term) problem? In the mid-1960s, another unexpected heart failure epidemic among chronic, heavy beer drinkers occurred in two cities in the USA, in Quebec, Canada, and in Belgium. It was characterized by congestive heart failure, pericardial […]