August 27, 1999
American Chemical Society
New studies of the effects of alcohol on brain chemistry help to explain why alcoholics experience long-lasting feelings of tension and distress. They also provide a key to why some drinkers develop alcoholism in the first place, and why they tend to relapse, even after protracted abstinence.
Shifts in brain chemicals explain causes of alcoholism, relapses
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