Alcoholism and Depression
At Rehab 4 Alcoholism they admit thousands of individuals into alcohol rehab centres each and every year. Because of this, they often get asked whether alcoholism is linked to depression. To address this question appropriately, they have decided to dedicate an entire article to this important subject.
When you consume an excessive amount of alcohol, the chemical constitution of your brain is altered. This is because alcohol depresses ‘neurotransmitters’ located in the brain. Neurotransmitters aid the transfer of signals between one nerve cell to another.