man possibly showing signs of alcohol overdose

Signs of Alcohol Overdose

Alcohol poisoning is a serious consequence of excessive drinking that can lead to emergency medical problems or fatality. Drinking too much can lead to triggering the gag reflex, fluctuations in body temperature, increased heart rate, and slowed breathing. By the time someone notices these signs of alcohol overdose, the damage may already be done. A…

a man lies in bed and considers alcohol withdrawal symptoms

Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms

For alcohol use disorders, withdrawal symptoms are among the riskiest and severe forms of withdrawal. The symptoms occur when you gradually stop alcohol intake or cease consumption abruptly. Prompt treatment under medical supervision is essential as chronic alcohol use leads to improper brain functioning, especially after the mind and body adapt to the substance’s presence.  …