Brandenburg is a home rule-class city in Meade County, Kentucky. Some of its residents are in need of help in managing their alcohol consumption. Consistent alcohol misuse can lead to alcohol dependence which can then cause several adverse physical, psychological, and emotional effects. There are several intervention techniques for alcohol dependence and multiple treatment options for full-blown alcohol addiction. Medications and detox can ease the painful and frustrating sensations of alcohol withdrawal. Alcohol withdrawals are the ill-effects of quitting or attempting to quit alcohol abruptly. These usually occur in individuals that consume alcohol heavily for an extended period. The symptoms of alcohol withdrawal range from shaky hands, sweating, vomiting, nervousness, to more serious signs like seizures, elevated blood pressure, and hallucinations. Individuals that only drink occasionally are not likely to experience alcohol withdrawals if they stop for a long time. But for those who consume regularly or who are completely dependent on alcohol, will show withdrawal symptoms. While medications and detox can do a good job in curbing withdrawal symptoms, it is not a great long-term strategy to completely eliminate alcohol dependence. Alcoholics Anonymous, or AA, is a group support therapy that helps people to overcome alcohol addiction through abstinence through AA meetings. Alcoholicsanonymous.com lists all AA meetings in Kentucky, including AA meetings in Brandenburg.
Brandenburg, Kentucky AA Meetings
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