People addicted to alcohol always feel anxiety till the time they do not consume it. This addictive habit of alcohol consumption is known as alcoholism. People suffering from alcoholism sometimes behave abnormally prior to alcohol consumption.
Alcoholism is a kind of illness that enters human body in different ways and when it crosses its limit, then an alcoholic person starts feeling restless in order to get rid from it. Consumption of alcohol is a kind of paranormal disease in which a person tries out several and strange methods in order to acquire it.
Symptoms of Alcoholism
Some of the most common symptoms of alcoholism are sudden mood swings, anger, tension and mental weakness, cramps in body, loss of appetite, anxiety, volatility, severe headache, feeling of helplessness while taking a decision, irritation, feeble memory, excess sweating and trembling of body.
It is because of excessive consumption of alcohol, a special type of chemical known as tetra-hydro-isoquinoline develops in human body.
Harm Due to Alcoholism
Alcohol not only causes several mental and physical illnesses but it pushes a person into the world of crime. It is also one of the starting point for mental illness. It can also lead to several neurological, heart and liver or stomach related maladies.
Domestic problems also increase because of alcohol. An alcoholic person indulges in domestic violence. Alcohol contains ethyl alcohol which mixes easily with the human blood. This is the reason why the consumption of alcohol starts affecting different parts of the body. Ethyl alcohol also disturbs the digestive system of the body which in the longer run causes liver cirrhosis.
Getting Rid of Alcoholism
Getting rid of alcohol is a difficult task. There is no such medical science in the world that can free the person from the bond of alcoholism. However, health problems that occur due to alcohol consumption can be treated. In such cases, counselling and meeting of alcoholics anonymous is proving beneficial in getting rid of alcoholism.
There are several home remedies that can be tried out to gradually eliminate or detach a person from alcohol. With these remedies the side-effects of alcohol on the body of a person are reduced considerably.
Consumption of raw juice of orange and lemon, apple and banana reduces the poison that accumulates in the body due to alcohol. Fruit of date palm is also effective in this case. Take three to four pieces of date palm and put them in half glass of water. After they get dissolved in water, rub them thoroughly with both your hands. Drinking this particular solution helps in leaving alcoholism. Drink this solution two times in a day for at least one month.
Stop smoking completely for the reason that it increases the urge of a person to drink alcohol. Put spoonful of parsley in half glass of water and shake it well. After straining it, drink the water. Drinking the solution for thirty days helps a lot in not only reducing the side-effects of alcohol but also in helping getting rid of this habit.
Because of alcohol, swelling can occur in liver and stomach and nervous system related illness can also develop. In the medicinal system of ayurveda and homeopathy, different medicines have been prescribed for treating alcoholic disorders and besides that a healthy alternative for alcohol is also suggested in which the quantity of alcohol is extremely low. The alternative is prescribed only if a person is enrolled in some sought of rehabilitation programme.
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The plant of Aloe Vera is very beneficial for liver whereas the plant of ashwgandha makes both brain and nervous system healthy.
There is a lack of confidence in an alcoholic person. Poison starts spreading in the entire body gradually. With the help of meditation, yoga and mudra exercises, all such affects can be eliminated.
Mudra exercises are done with the combination of finger tips. Touch the tip of right thumb with the tip of forefinger of your right hand and keep the palm of your left hand on top of your chest. This exercise can also be done while sitting in sukhasana or padmasana. Doing this exercise for forty five minutes continuously proves extremely beneficial.
By doing meditation, the bad elements get eliminated from the body. For doing meditation, the most common exercise is to constantly gaze at any source of light without battling an eye-lid. When a person enters the phase of complete meditation, then only one small dot could be seen.
There are many people who try their hands at drinking once in a while. But never try to do so since alcoholism is like an addiction that attracts a person like a magnet. Many doctors prescribes medicines to patients for getting rid of alcoholism but fact is that medicines are effective only when there’s some sought of positive change in the behavioural pattern of a person.
There are multiple myths related to alcohol and every person must be fully aware of it. It is incorrect to say that alcohol is a type of medicine for cough and cold because alcohol can never be beneficial for human health. But the real fact is that it creates imbalance in blood pressure.
Some people start drinking liquor when they suffer from constipation. Such people are of the view that with it the digestion gets corrected but in reality after liquor consumption, people can’t even eat food properly. On the other hand, acidic elements are found in alcohol because of which acidity always troubles a person.
Another myth is that a little bit of alcohol makes a person healthy. Truth is that alcohol increases fat inside the body. Moreover, people eat food after drinking alcohol and go to sleep. In such type of people, fat accumulates more than normal. Because of this reason, people not only suffer from the problem of full body obesity but also from abdominal obesity.
It has been seen that in parties most of the people start drinking. In many cases, the reason is alcohol being a status symbol. Vodka doesn’t smell much so women drink it for one reason or the other. Teenagers in the age group of thirteen to fourteen years, starts drinking beer considering themselves old enough to indulge in drinking and in later stages of life, this becomes a habit. Keep in mind the fact that alcohol can never be a symbol of status.
So, stop worrying about it