Accordingly the treatment of alcoholism is that a person learns to live without drinking alcohol at all. Unfortunately many people even adherents of a healthy lifestyle consume a lot of alcohol claiming that it has many positive properties. In fact these statements are just myths.
1. Alcohol helps with colds.
Alcohol reduces immunity so people who drink are much more likely to get sick including colds. The body copes with colds on its own it is important not to interfere with it not to infect yourself with a new portion of bacilli.
2. Alcohol increases appetite.
Alcohol irritates the stomach lining causes gastritis ulcers pancreatitis disrupts the absorption of nutrients and leads to degeneration.
3. Alcohol cheers up.
Causes drug intoxication – foolishness. If a person has a need to lift their mood with the help of alcoholic poison this is not normal. The addiction is probably already formed.
4. Alcohol relieves fatigue.
It paralyzes the activity of the cerebral cortex and causes silly dis inhibition. Rather rest sleep switching to another type of activity are needed.
5. Alcohol relieves stress.
It causes temporary anesthesia the exit from which is harder than the stress itself. Going to work communicating with the family autogenic training relaxation meditation physical activity (jogging brisk walking dumbbells aerobics shaping etc.) sex hobbies will help.
6. Alcohol improves sleep.
Acts unpredictably. In some cases it blocks the appearance of an erection with an inevitable complete fiasco in others it makes it difficult to ejaculate which leads to stagnation of blood and inflammatory diseases of the genital organs. In habitually drinking people it causes degeneration of the testicles with a decrease in the production of the male sex hormone – testosterone as a result of which impotence occurs.
7. Alcohol relieves fear.
Causes recklessness and uncontrollable behavior.
8. Alcohol is a high-calorie product.
Not a product but a narcotic poison. Alcoholics very often die when all signs of exhaustion appear. Foods containing fats proteins carbohydrates are nutritious.
9. Alcohol helps with depression.
Makes depression worse. Often encourages suicide.
10. Alcohol warms.
A typical example of the illusory effect of alcohol. Expanding the superficial subcutaneous vessels it causes increased heat transfer and freezing. Because of such ignorance more than one fisherman paid with his health.