Alcohol and Depression

Posted: June 9, 2014 by cpmacartersville in Parents, Resources, Teens, Useful Information
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Because alcohol has a sedative effect on the brain, many people feel inclined to use it when they’re feeling down. NOT a good idea. Masking your anxiety, depression, or sadness with alcohol will only exacerbate the problem of dealing with your emotions and it could also lead to a very destructive addiction. Alcohol is not a solution to ANY problem, especially an emotional one.

Here are a few articles about the topic of alcohol and depression. Take a look and share these articles with your friends and loved ones!

>> WebMD: Alcohol and Depression 

>> Depression Helper.com: Alcohol and Depression

>> Psych Central: Why Alcohol and Depression Don’t Mix

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