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i would like to know why i have very bad shaking fits while drinking alcohol i have been a big drinker for many years,i used to drink larger but since my hernia operation i cannot drink anything fizzy so now i drink whiskey and have done...
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If someone is withdrawing from alcohol, is there anything that person can do to speed up the process? Or to make it better? I've heard that giving glucose sometimes helps. Would that work with a person whose pressure tends to change a lo...
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Hello there, I have been reading posts on this site for a while now and finally have the courage to post. I firstly want to say that I admire anyone that can come back from the brink of alcohol however sadly my father is a chronic alcoh...
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I have been a social drinker up until about 3 years ago. I was going thru a bottle of vodka every 2 to 3 days. I started having discomfort in the liver area with nausea fatigue and dry mouth. Had an lft done all normal. Still felt sick a...
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My friend and ı both had 6 cocktails each.We rember everything except when she fell and smashed her face.we saw vıdeo showing her fall but honestly cant remember.In vıdeo we can hardly stand up but can remember being in taxi and goıng home.
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I know that adderall is not normally used to treat alcoholism. However, through many years of trying to turn my life around and failing, I ended up in the office of a wonderful psychiatrist. After hearing my story, she told me that I ...
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I need to quit alcohol for good but it's just such a struggle. I feel so proud of myself when I don't drink. I feel the energy, I am a better Mom, I feel productive. It feels like a glimpse of what I used to be 10 years ago when I drank ...
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Hello, So just a bit of background, im 20yrs old, 6'4 and about 205 pounds in relatively athletic shape. I am in college and frequently consume excessive amounts of alcohol. In the past month or so ive started to notice some pain i...
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Dizzy, light headed, some pressure behind eyes and a little unstable now for 12 days after binge drinking. I have dealt with bouts of depression and anxiety in the past and i have hypothyroidism....Any thoughs?...
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This might not be the appropriate community, but there is not one for psychiatric. I'm looking for information on alcohol induced psychosis, or alcohol triggering an underlying mental disorder and manifesting in an acute and highly vola...
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I know this sounds silly coming from someone as young as me, but I am 21 and last year I decided to get help for my alcoholism. I was drunk for weeks at a time and mostly by myself. Before I started drinking regularly, when I was 17 ...
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I was just wondering..... I quit drinking 3 months ago..... i used to drink daily, then i cut down to just the weekends.... i never woke up and started drinking, but i would drink heavily most of the time when i did drink. back then,...
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Four weeks ago i went to a gentlemans club and drank a lot of alcohol . I blacked out and awoke In an abandoned house fully clothed minus one shoe , pants soiled, no marks, no bruises , no blood , no semen. What are the chances I had sex...
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Hi all, I am a 36 year old male in good health & feeling well. I have been drinking quite heavily since I was around 18. I have quit for periods of months on several occasions. This June I decided to quit again. I had a liver function te...
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I have been a heavy drinker for 10 years and have been consuming 1 pint to a fifth of vodka per day for 9 months. Today is my first day without alcohol. I have tried to quit before but suffered severe anxiety, sweating, and shaking, t...
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Hello, a few days ago I went on a binge of about 72 hours, I drank one 750ml of 40% alcohol, another 375ml of 40% alcohol, and about 3/4 of a 750ml of 46% alcohol, along with 3/4 of red wine and 15 cans of 6.1% beer. I woke up on the thi...
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Hi all, To cut a long story short, after an HIV scare in July 2013, due to suspicious symptoms I diagnosed myself as having caught HIV, quickly developed severe insomnia, then anxiety and depression quickly followed. By the time I wa...
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ive been drinking heavily for 15 years. i havent worked in 20 and my day is spent in bed by my computer. i lay down pretty much, my neck has hurt for alot of years, not serious pain but serious enough to be a problem. just recently its b...
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Hi all, I'm a 45 year old male alcoholic, I've been a heavy drinker (approx 10 units a day, almost every day for last few years). I've stopped drinking. Doing AA meetings every day and currently sober for 1 month. Great I'm sober, but I'...
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My wife is an alcoholic in denial. We just got married a few months ago and it’s becoming worse and worse ever since the wedding. She’s drinking up to about one litter of vodka per day. During our honeymoon for instance, she never stop ...
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