Alcoholic Sentence Examples
It crystallizes in orange-red needles and its alcoholic solution fluoresces strongly.
By the end of this ordeal, she'd be an alcoholic.
Of the greatest importance is the alcoholic fermentation brought about by yeast cells (Saccharomyces cerevisiae seu vini); this follows the equation CH120 6 =2C 2 H 6 0+2CO 2, Pasteur considering 94 to 95% of the sugar to be so changed.
She's both a recovering alcoholic and addicted to painkillers.
Wobbling, she rose, familiar coldness replacing the alcoholic warmth inside her.Advertisement
The residue is dissolved in alcohol and to the cold saturated solution a cold alcoholic solution of picric acid is added.
Instead, she marched to the bathroom and took the hottest shower she could tolerate to try and take off the alcoholic edge.
When heated with ammonia it yields guanidine, and on boiling with alcoholic potash it yields potassium carbonate.
The diortho and dipara dinitro compounds result from the action of alcoholic potash on orthoand para-nitrobenzyl chlorides.
By the action of sodium amalgam on an alcoholic solution of anthracene, an anthracene dihydride, C14H12, is obtained, whilst by the use of stronger reducing agents, such as hydriodic acid and amorphous phosphorus, hydrides of composition C14H16 and C14H24 are produced.Advertisement
Ladenburg, Ber., 1886, 19, p. 783); by heating the esters of nitric acid with alcoholic ammonia at 10o C. (0.
Primary amines when heated with alcoholic potash and chloroform yield isonitriles, which are readily detected by their offensive smell.
Primary amines heated with carbon bisulphide in alcoholic solution are converted into mustard oils, when the dithiocarbamate first produced is heated with a solution of mercuric chloride.
Its important source lies in its formation by the "spirituous" or "alcoholic fermentation" of saccharine juices.
The mechanism of alcoholic fermentation is discussed in the article Fermentation, and the manufacture of alcohol from fermented liquors in.Advertisement
Many alcoholic liniments are therefore employed for the relief of pain, especially muscular pains, as in lumbago and other forms of so-called "muscular rheumatism."
He was a liberal protector of art and literature, and the kindliness of his disposition formed a marked contrast to the cruelty of his father; but he was given to intemperance, and the cause of his death was dropsy brought on by alcoholic abuse.
Their alcoholic solution shows a yellow-red fluorescence.
In 1893 was enacted the Alcoholic Liquor Control Act, greatly extending local option.
At first a trade was carried on in wine, colonial wares, alcoholic liquors and salt; there are now manufactures of earthenware, glass and crystal, arms, paper, woollens, tools, lead, copper and zinc work, as well as breweries, and tobacco and cigar factories, and a trade in corn and butter.Advertisement
In the manufacture of alcoholic liquors it occupies third place among European countries.
They possess a weak acid and also an alcoholic character.
The excise taxes in 1905 were levied on tobacco, alcohol and alcoholic beverages, and on cotton goods.
P. Leroux discovered that iodine vapour refracted the red rays more than the violet, the intermediate colours not being transmitted; and in 1870 Christiansen found that an alcoholic solution of fuchsine refracted the violet less than the red, the order of the successive colours being violet, red, orange, yellow; the green being absorbed and a dark interval occurring between the violet and red.
Nencki has shown that alloxan combines with thiourea in alcoholic solution, in the presence of sulphur dioxide to form pseudothiouric acid, C 5 H 6 N 4 S0 3.Advertisement
Acetic acid (in the form of vinegar) was known to the ancients, who obtained it by the oxidation of alcoholic liquors.
The port is free except for a small duty on alcoholic liquors and intoxicating drugs.
The sap which flows in the spring is drawn off and boiled down to an agreeable spirit, or fermented with a birch-wine of considerable alcoholic strength.
Bitters are usually sold under the name of the substance which has been used to give them the predominant flavour, such as orange, angostura or peach bitters, &c. The alcoholic strength of bitters varies, but is generally in the neighbourhood of 40% of alcohol.
Mitscherlich in 1834, may be prepared by reducing nitrobenzene in alcoholic solution with zinc dust and caustic soda; by the condensation of nitrosobenzene with aniline in hot glacial acetic acid solution; or by the oxidation of aniline with sodium hypobromite.
Azoxy Compounds, R N O N R', are usually yellow or red crystalline solids which result from the reduction of nitro or nitroso compounds by heating them with alcoholic potash (preferably using methyl alcohol).
The British pharmacopoeia contains an alcoholic extract of the bean, intended for internal administration; but the alkaloid is now always employed.
In connexion with their use as food we may observe that of recent years in Scandinavia and Russia an alcoholic spirit has been distilled from Cladonia rangiferina and extensively consumed, especially in seasons when potatoes were scarce and dear.
Chloroform may be readily detected by the production of an isonitrile when it is heated with alcoholic potash and a primary amine; thus with aniline, phenyl isocyanide (recognized by its nauseating smell) is produced, CHC13+C6H5NH2+3KHO=C6H5NC+3KC1+3H20.
The -y-diketones are characterized by the readiness with which they yield furfurane, pyrrol and thiophene derivatives, the furfurane derivatives being formed by heating the ketones with a dehydrating agent, the thiophenes, by heating with phosphorus pentasulphide, and the pyrrols by the action of alcoholic ammonia or amines.
The gemmae formed on submerged Mucors may bud like a yeast, and even bring about alcoholic fermentation in a saccharine solution.
The group has attained an importance of late even beyond that to which it was brought by Pasteur's researches on alcoholic fermentation, chiefly owing to the exact results of the investigations of Hansen, who first applied the methods of pure cultures to the study of these organisms, and showed that many of the inconsistencies hitherto existing in the literature were due to the coexistence in the cultures of several species or races of yeasts morphologically almost indistinguishable, but physiologically very different.
Thus alcoholic fermentation is brought into line with the other fermentations.
They are readily converted into the isomeric aminoazo compounds, either by standing in alcoholic solution, or by warming with a mixture of the parent base and its hydrochloride;.
Zinc dust and alcoholic acetic acid reduce it to aniline and phenylhydrazine.
It is reduced by sodium amalgam (in alcoholic solution) to methylhydrazine, CH 3 NH NH 2.
Dixon); by passing air through solutions of strong bases in the presence of such metals as do not react with the bases to liberate hydrogen; by shaking zinc amalgam with alcoholic sulphuric acid and air (M.
Richet considers that the fusel oil contained in spirits constitutes the chief danger in the consumption of alcoholic beverages.
It may be obtained from urine by evaporating to dryness on the water bath, taking up the residue in absolute alcohol and evaporating the alcoholic solution to dryness again.
Fatigue from physical exertion is a predisposing cause of heat-stroke, and constipation and alcoholic indulgence should be avoided.
In view of the fact that fresh grape juice contains innumerable bacteria and moulds, in addition to the yeast cells which bring about the alcoholic fermentation, and that the means which are adopted by the brewer and the distiller for checking the action of these undesirable organisms cannot be employed by the wine-maker, it is no doubt remarkable that the natural wine yeast so seldom fails to assert a preponderating action, particularly as the number of yeast cells at the beginning of fermentation is relatively small.
This reduction of acidity is partly due to the deposition of various salts of tartaric acid, which are less soluble in a dilute alcoholic medium than in water, and partly to the action of micro-organisms. Young wines differ very widely in their composition according to class and vintage.
Highly alcoholic wines, such as port and sherry, will improve and remain good for a much longer period than relatively light wines, such as claret, champagne or Moselle.
The vines, the methods of viticulture and vinification as regards the red wines of the Graves district, are similar to those of the Medoc. The wines are, if anything, slightly fuller in body and more alcoholic than those of the latter region.
They display many of the features characteristic of southern wines, showing either an excessive vinosity coupled with a somewhat crude bouquet, or where the alcoholic strength is not high, a decided lack of stability.
Tuscany produces the greater part of these wines, which are of good but not excessive alcoholic strength, containing as a rule some 101% to I12% of alcohol.
In 1855, reviewing the various substances that had been obtained from glycerin, he reached the conclusion that glycerin is a body of alcoholic nature formed on the type of three molecules of water, as common alcohol is on that of one, and was thus led (1856) to the discovery of the glycols or diatomic alcohols, bodies similarly related to the double water type.
During the alcoholic fermentation of grape juice it is deposited in the form of an impure acid potassium tartrate which is known as argol, and when purified as cream of tartar.
A nearly vegetarian diet and a complete abstinence from alcoholic stimulants is the ideal in such cases, but it must be modified to suit individuals, as sometimes very strict limitations prove injurious.
There is no doubt that the spread of the practice is connected with the ban imposed in Mohammedan countries on the use of alcoholic beverages, and to some extent with the long religious fasts of the Buddhists, Hindus and Moslems, in which opium is used to allay hunger.
So far as can be gathered from the conflicting statements published on the subject, opium-smoking may be regarded much in the same light as the use of alcoholic stimulants.
Externally it is antiparasitic, and is used in certain stages of eczema and psoriasis, and the alcoholic solution has been used in ringworm; internally it has been employed as an intestinal antiseptic in typhoid fever.
In 1810 Gomez of Lisbon obtained a mixture of alkaloids which he named cinchonino, by treating an alcoholic extract of the bark with water and then adding a solution of caustic potash.
By adding an alcoholic solution of iodine to a solution of the sulphate in acetic acid a compound known as herapathite, 4Qu 3H 2 SO 4.2HI Ie6H 2 O, is obtained, which possesses optical properties similar to those of tourmaline; it is soluble in Iwo parts of boiling water; and its sparing solubility in cold alcohol has been utilized for estimating quinine quantitatively.
It phosphoresces in ozone, but not in air, and is nonpoisonous; from its solution in alcoholic potash acids precipitate the hydride P 12 H 6, and when heated it is transformed into the red modification.
When warmed with alcoholic potash it yields gaseous phosphine, hydrogen and a hypophosphite.
The transfer was marked by the removal of the prohibition of the sale of alcoholic liquors to the natives, and the free trade in intoxicants which followed had most deplorable results among the Kaffir tribes.
The trans-acid is produced on heating pyrazolin-4.5-dicarboxylic ester, or by the action of alcoholic potash on a-bromglutaric ester.
Merling (Ann., 1894, 278, p. 28) by reducing resorcin in hot alcoholic solution with sodium amalgam.
For example, on reduction with zinc and alcoholic potash, the a/' compounds give saturated ketones and also bi-molecular compounds, the Jay being unaffected; the Jay series react with hydroxylamine in a normal manner, the a/3 yield oxamino-oximes.
Of the dihydroterephthalic acids, the A acid is obtained by heating the dibromide of the 2 tetrahydro acid with alcoholic potash.
When reduced in alcoholic solution by means of sodium amalgam it yields methyl granatoline, 08H130H NCH3; this substance, on oxidation with cold potassium permanganate, is converted into granatoline, C 8 H, 5 NO, which on distillation over zinc dust yields pyridine.
Certain of these oils consist very largely of hydrocarbons; for example, those of turpentine, citron, thyme, orange, pine-needle, goldenrod (from Solidago canadensis) and cypress, while others contain as their chief constituents various alcoholic and ketonic substances.
Many polymerize readily, or are transformed into isomers by boiling with dilute alcoholic sulphuric acid.
The tri-iodide, AsI3 prepared by subliming arsenic and iodine together in a retort, by leading arsine into an alcoholic iodine solution, or by boiling powdered arsenic and iodine with water, filtering and evaporating, forms brick-red hexagonal tables, of specific gravity 4.39, soluble in alcohol, ether and benzene, and in a large excess of water; in the presence of a small quantity of water, it is decomposed with formation of hydriodic acid and an insoluble basic salt of the composition 4AsOI.
The mercaptans may be prepared by the action of the alkyl halides on an alcoholic solution of potassium hydrosulphide; by the reduction of the sulpho-chlorides, e.g.
In Dec. 1917 he forbade American soldiers the use of alcoholic drinks, excepting light wines and beer, allowing these only in deference to French customs. As Commander-inChief of the A.E.F.
The essential oil passes into the alcoholic solution, which is used as such in perfumery.
The resulting benzoylazoimide is easily hydrolysed by boiling with alcoholic solutions of caustic alkalis, a benzoate of the alkali metal and an alkali salt of the new acid being obtained; the latter is precipitated in crystalline condition on standing.
This compound is then decomposed by ammonia, dinitrophenylhydrazoate being formed, which on hydrolysis with alcoholic potash gives potassium hydrazoate (azide) and dinitrophenol.
The liquid is then allowed to stand for twelve hours, and the c.ear alcoholic solution is decanted from the precipitated hippuramide.
To the alcoholic solution, four times its volume of ether is added, when the ammonium salt is precipitated.
Drink all alcohol in moderation, avoiding binge drinking, and if possible take red wine in preference to other alcohol in moderation, avoiding binge drinking, and if possible take red wine in preference to other alcoholic drinks.
We arrived and everyone was high on spirits (no not alcoholic spirits ), just like last year the atmosphere was electric.
You cannot tell an alcoholic to stop drinking because alcoholic to stop drinking because alcoholics will always be alcoholics and they will always fancy a drink.
Holy George was a reformed alcoholic who had taken to the bible in a big way.
But honestly, " he adds, grinning, " it wasn't like I'd become alcoholic.
There is also a lockable bar suitable for the sale of alcoholic beverages, subject to license obtained by the hirer.
There are also no longer any tobacco product manufacturers based within the County, nor distilled alcoholic beverages or wine producers.
We can be temporarily incapacitated by drug overdose, mental illness, an alcoholic binge, treatable physical illness or injury.
In advanced liver disease (alcoholic hepatitis and cirrhosis) nutritional supplements have been shown to significantly improve the liver blood tests.
Do you really want the complications (and likely botheration) of keeping and serving a wide range of alcoholic drinks?
Individuals who drink alcohol socially may develop alcoholic liver damage, including cirrhosis.
In everyday life, however, the term cirrhosis has tended to become linked with alcoholic cirrhosis.
He had had two novels published, with strong alcoholic themes, both of which had been lavishly praised by distinguished critics.
J. Russell Reynolds, Royal Physician, found treatment of alcoholic delirium with cannabis to be " very uncertain, but occasionally useful " .
The alcoholic loses mental and physical energy and may become seriously depressed - alcohol is a depressive drug.
I was the first person to bring an alcoholic drink into the house; I was 21.
Each ferry also has a bar serving alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and a snack and food bar.
The tests, using 4 per cent ethanol, the researchers argued, were similar to the alcoholic content of beer.
Like an alcoholic down to his last fiver, he makes every note count.
Sure there's some memories stuck in the alcoholic haze still.
What about patients with acute alcoholic hepatitis who deteriorate despite maximum medical therapy?
This merely verifies the picture which mothers frequently inculcate in their children - that their father is an alcoholic or drug addict.
The alcoholic seeks out those he regards as his social inferiors to drink among.
This contributes to mucosal inflammation - " alcoholic enteropathy " .
There may be a display of basic personality traits and emotions much the same as with alcoholic intoxication.
Followed by a huge party with free ice cream, Yakka (South African alcoholic lemonade) and soft drinks.
The serum lipase level is more accurate and a better marker for alcoholic pancreatitis.
No alcoholic liquor may be sold on the premises except from the Bar opened by the Company.
Middle Ages Drink - mead Honey was used to make a sweet alcoholic drink called mead which was drunk by all classes.
The first of these concerned a medical condition known as ' alcoholic neuritis ' .
As a general rule our policy on alcohol is to disallow the taking of alcoholic refreshments whilst in the workplace.
On the first occasion he claims the man got him drunk over Sunday lunch and raped him while he was in an alcoholic stupor.
Movie heroes in a bar will either order strong alcoholic drinks and swallow them down like iced tea or will ask for milk.
Laudanum is an alcoholic tincture of opium that is given orally to treat diarrhea.
From these remarks it will be clear that to employ the most suitable kind of yeast for a given alcoholic fermentation is of fundamental importance in certain industries.
By the action of bromine and alcoholic potash on the amides,, they are converted into amines containing one carbon atom less than the original amide, a reaction which possesses great.
Flux.A common event in the exudation of turbid, frothing liquids from wounds in the bark of trees, and the odours of putrefaction and even alcoholic fermentation in these are sufficiently explained by the coexistence of albuminous and saccharine matters with fungi, yeasts and bacteria in such fluxes.
The latter he declared would be " hypocritical legislation " because, with a Federal law on the statute book forbidding beer with an alcoholic content of over one-half of 1%, it would still not be possible to sell 2.75% beer in Massachusetts.
They give the isonitrile reaction (see above) when warmed with chloroform and a caustic alkali, and form alkyl thioureas when heated with an alcoholic solution of carbon bisulphide.
According to a British consular report for 1904 there were 153 manufacturing establishments in the city producing cotton, linen and silk textiles, leather, boots and shoes, alcohol and alcoholic beverages, beer, flour, conserves and candied fruits, cigars and cigarettes, Italian pastes, chocolate, starch, hats, oils, ice, furniture, pianos and other musical instruments, matches, beds, candles, chemicals, iron and steel, printing-type, paint and varnish, glass, looking-glass, cement and artificial stone, earthenware, bricks and tiles, soap, cardboard, papier mache, cartridges and explosives, white lead, perfumery, carriages and wagons, and corks.
The law permits druggists to keep for sale no other form of alcoholic drink than pure alcohol; physicians prescribing alcohol must fill out a blank, specifying the patient's ailment, and certifying that alcohol is necessary; the prescription must be filled the day it is dated, must be served directly to the physician or to the patient, must not call for more than a pint, and may not be refilled.'
Aspergillus Oryzae plays an important part in saccharifying the starch of rice, maize, &c., by means of the abundant diastase it secretes, and, in symbiosis with a yeast which ferments the sugar formed, has long been used by the Japanese for the preparation of the alcoholic liquor sake.
For example, the trypsin of the pancreas (see Nutrition) digests albuminous bodies in neutral or alcoholic solution, and if the whole of that which is secreted in the pancreas for the digestion of meat in the intestine were absorbed unchanged into the circulation, it would digest the body itself and quickly cause death.
In the 32 months to June 1995, 43 patients with alcoholic liver disease were referred for assessment for liver transplantation.
The Portman Group, meanwhile, was specifically set up by drinks manufacturers to promote responsible drinking and marketing of alcoholic drinks.
This could be washed down with a glass of chilled alcoholic rhubarb wine, the fruits of gardening labor.
An alcoholic, he 's only been sober for two months.
They were doomed to the downward spiral into oblivion as surely as the unreformed alcoholic.
Some wedding reception hosts will adulterate the alcoholic beverages to make the event safer.
Be warned, absinthe is highly alcoholic and can make people a little crazy.
Coffee house regulars will enjoy this alcoholic twist on their favorite specialty drink.
A favorite of the Sunday brunch crowds, the Bloody Mary is a delightful drink for people who don't like sweet alcoholic beverages.
A cocktail party would just be a party without serving mixed alcoholic drinks.
These mixed alcoholic drinks run the gamut from sweet to savory and have topped the list of the most preferred drinks for many years.
Alcoholic mixed drinks recipes consist of beverages made with two or more mixed ingredients in varying portions of spirits and nonalcoholic mixers.
In fact, alcoholic mixed drinks come in all shapes and sizes, from highball to lowball beverages.
Throughout history, mixologists have always been experimenting with alcoholic mixed drinks recipes.
Alcoholic mixed drinks are a diverse family of beverages built upon some of the earliest known drinks mixed with spirits.
New mixed alcoholic drinks are created all the time based on personal taste and cultural trends.
Once you are comfortable with the art of mixology, experiment with creating your own alcoholic mixed drink recipes.
Both alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages are made with grenadine.
It is among the most colorful mixed drink additives and works well with both alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages.
Since grenadine has been around so long and is so versatile, grenadine has been a popular additive to alcoholic drinks for many years.
A mixture of grenadine, gin, cherry brandy, sweet and sour mix and club soda, the drink was often considered a "gateway" drink for novices who had never before consumed an alcoholic beverage.
Grenadine also has two versions, the alcoholic and non-alcoholic version.
Grenadine syrup is used in many alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, such as a Virgin Shirley Temple.
Frozen tropical alcoholic drinks are perfect for sipping poolside or on a white sandy beach overlooking your favorite ocean, lake or river.
Frozen daiquiris are among the most popular frozen alcoholic drinks.
Unlike a cold beer or soft drink, frozen tropical alcoholic drinks are meant to be sipped.
And no, grenadine syrup, which is made from thickened pomegranate syrup and typically added to alcoholic cocktails, doesn't count!
This herb is generally associated with feelings of well-being and relaxation similar to the effect of an alcoholic drink, but should only be taken with extreme caution.
This time of year you can come up with all sorts of themes drinks, both alcoholic and otherwise.
Some people will have an alcoholic drink to calm their nerves.
It's true that some people should stay away from alcoholic beverages because it only causes trouble.
Don't overindulge on alcoholic beverages - this is not a fraternity party.
The alcoholic may progressively withdraw from social, personal and emotional interactions.
Visit LTK's Am I an Alcoholic survey to help you determine if your drinking is leading you to alcoholism.
Alcoholism or drug addiction intervention is used to "bring the bottom up" for the alcoholic or addict.
At one time, it was generally accepted that the alcoholic needed to "hit bottom" before any real recovery could start.
At the meeting, the alcoholic is confronted with his/her actions by friends, family members and professionals.
My mother died by hitting her head on the fireplace, from what I gather was a very common alcoholic death.
By my past life was that of an alcoholic and she has never seen me drunk.
Alcoholism recovery begins when an alcoholic decides to no longer pick up a drink.
Until the alcoholic is ready to admit that drinking is a problem, and he cannot have even that first drink, recovery won't happen.Alcoholics want to drink, so they often experiment with other methods to control their drinking.
But for the true alcoholic, these are futile attempts to control alcohol consumption.
Denial is a typical reaction of an alcoholic to his problem.
Several methods have proven effective in helping an alcoholic become ready for recovery.
Once recovery starts to take hold, though, the increasing positive changes in the alcoholic's attitude, health, and ability to handle life and responsibility is truly surprising.
To be able to find joy in life, fun things to do, and worthwhile relationships encourages the alcoholic through the process of hating recovery to enjoying its benefits.
An alcoholic is someone who cannot quit drinking, even though they know they are causing damage to themselves and those around them.
These meetings are open to anyone, while closed meetings are only for those who admit to being an alcoholic.
Many support groups have been started with the recognition that an alcoholic's illness affects much more than his/her own life.
Whether or not the alcoholic is ready for treatment, family and friends can get help.
One of the most famous groups, Al-Anon, is for family, friends, and youth who have suffered from the behavior of an alcoholic who is close to them.
For family and friends of an alcoholic, this kind of support group can mean the difference between living a productive life or one filled with constant worry, fear, and blame.
Even if the alcoholic is out of the person's life, getting support and attending meetings can still be beneficial.
Most treatment or rehabilitation programs begin with the alcoholic going through detox.
Not every alcoholic will experience withdrawal symptoms during the detoxification period, but a substantial number will.
The same thing, I smoked after eating food, drinking alcoholic beverages, drinking coffee, drinking soft drinks and especially drinking highly caffeinated colas.
Alcohol addiction can be defined as a preoccupation with the consumption of alcoholic beverages.
An alcoholic's addiction can interfere with personal relationships, work, health, and life in general.
The odds of an alcoholic beating an alcohol addiction on their own without any outside help is 1 in 50,000.
Studies have shown that attending Alcoholics Anonymous meetings can increase an alcoholic's chances of recovering from this debilitating dependency.
Around 15 percent of people who drink alcohol will eventually become addicted or an alcoholic even if they start out drinking normal quantities like other people.
An alcoholic can also experience all these symptoms, even though they may have to consume more alcohol before they become apparent.
As a person becomes an alcoholic, this symptom may continue but can lessen as well.
For instance, an alcoholic may make a bad decision and drive while intoxicated.
Physical dependence is also is a good indication that a person is no longer a social drinker but is in fact an alcoholic.
While drinking heavily for even a day is not healthy, the longer someone is an alcoholic the more dangerous the alcoholism physical symptoms become.
Liver disorders like alcoholic hepatitis are common.
When you drink large quantities of liquor, beer or other alcoholic beverages, your liver is unable to process the alcohol fast enough to keep your blood from becoming toxic.
Many binge drinkers may consume three or four alcoholic drinks an hour.
How your body processes alcoholic drinks also depends on body type and how much food you ate that day.
The liver is rarely able to process more than one alcoholic beverage an hour, and for some people it takes even longer.
Viewing the statistics on drunk driving may help you make a better decision the next time you decide to get into your car after consuming a few alcoholic beverages.
Gamblers Anonymous is an international organization with a 12-step program similar to Alcoholic Anonymous.
If you are concerned about a friend or family member who is in denial of being an alcoholic or who needs help, consider holding an alcoholism intervention.
An alcoholic might be putting his or her health in serious danger or endangering the welfare of loved ones.
If you have tried to help an alcoholic and you're frustrated that nothing has worked, an intervention is one of the best ways to initiate treatment.
It's a meeting where the alcoholic and concerned family and friends come together.
Explain how you feel and allow the alcoholic to also explain his or her side of the story.
After an alcoholism intervention, if everything goes well, there should be an plan of action in place that provides immediate treatment for the alcoholic.
Remember, an intervention could seriously change the relationship you have with the alcoholic.
Recovery may seem like a remote possibility when someone is in the throws of an addiction, but it is possible if the alcoholic agrees to get help.
A person who is an alcoholic has an addiction to drinking alcohol.
An alcoholic will drink even when there is a risk of job loss, family troubles and health risks that usually cause havoc with loved ones at home.
These children may experience a number of emotions including anger, self-blame, guilt, sadness and embarrassment about the alcoholic parent's behavior.
There may be constant lying, denial and hurtful words that are exchanged between an alcoholic and everyone else.
Try an intervention with the intent of helping the alcoholic and exposing the problems.
Even after inpatient care, the alcoholic will need serious commitment and support to stay sober.
One family member or friend may initiate the idea of an intervention, but if there is not significant buy-in from the rest of the addict or alcoholic's support system, the intervention may not work.
Are all or most of the people who provide the alcoholic or addict with logistical or emotional support convinced the intervention is needed at this time?
Are the people involved prepared to accept that their relationship with the addict or alcoholic may change post-intervention, even if the intervention is successful?
That way the the addict or alcoholic can go directly jnto treatment if he agrees to do so.
Any details left unaddressed will provide a convenient excuse for the alcoholic and addict, especially if he feels ambivalent about seeking help.
The plans that are made will be influenced by the level of chaos that surrounds the alcoholic or addict's life.
If the alcoholic or addict has still been able to maintain a home, he might negotiate to go home and pack his own personal items.
However, if the family and friends of the alcoholic or addict are able to organize themselves beforehand and follow a few simple intervention tips, it can calm the participants and increase the chance of holding a successful intervention.
Keep in mind, however, she was in jail for a DUI charge, so it's an interesting choice to develop and promote an alcoholic beverage.
The recovering alcoholic reportedly "fell off the wagon" a few months prior to the incident.
Duchovny plays a sex-addicted, alcoholic writer whose wife and daughter left him.
He has battled with alcohol addiction in the past and is now a recovering alcoholic.
Her father was also an alcoholic and drug addict.
Alcoholic drinks, shore tours, spa treatments, and souvenirs are not included and prices can add up quickly, making even the best deal far more expensive than anticipated.
If you aren't lucky enough to win your way on board, however, you can still plan your own party cruise to enjoy Bud Light or any type of alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage.
However, in some cases government fees, taxes, alcoholic beverages, personal expenses, shore excursions and gratuities are extra.
Currently, the Food and Drug Administration recommends that people who consume more than three alcoholic drinks per day refrain from using drugs that contain acetaminophen.
Almost everyone is familiar with liver disease due to the constant over-consumption of alcoholic beverages.
Adults can also be exposed to lead through crystal containers that store alcoholic beverages.
Alcoholic beverages have a sedative effect for the first few hours, but you are more likely to wake during the night.
You can drink beer until you puke your guts out to compete for the title of Insanely Dependant Alcoholic, or use the screen blurring effects this creates to add extra difficulty to your next battle.
If one likes boysenberry pie with a tug of alcoholic heat, then this William Selyem may be for you.
However, please heed local ordinances that may restrict alcoholic consumption in public areas, parks and beaches.
The simple reason was that a Champagne cocktail was not as alcoholic as a glass of Cognac or snifter of Brandy.
Wine displaying strong alcoholic tastes and lacking in bouquet and aromatics.
However, these states do not allow shipments to certain zip codes because of local laws that prevent shipping alcoholic beverages.
While white wine is one of the less calorically dense alcoholic beverages, it still contains calories and affects your body's ability to metabolize fat.
Drink plenty of fluids, especially water, and avoid drinking alcoholic beverages; drink frequently, even if not thirsty.
Anyone who drinks three or more alcoholic beverages a day should check with a physician before using this drug and should never take more than the recommended dosage.
Parents who are themselves alcoholic or problem drinkers are more likely to have children who develop alcohol dependence.
Statistically, one in five children who have an alcoholic parent becomes an alcoholic, too.
Because parents of alcoholic children often believe they are responsible for their child's drinking, the Three C's that Al Anon offers its participants may be particularly helpful.
Al Anon and Tough Love are offered in a variety of formats to the families of alcoholic children through treatment centers, churches, and other community services.
Therefore, women who are anticipating a pregnancy should abstain from all alcoholic beverages.
Adolescents should be advised to avoid tobacco, caffeine, and alcoholic beverages, as these substances can increase daytime sleepiness in patients with narcolepsy.
However, the evaluation data are still ambiguous when it comes to establishing a direct link between personality disorders and diet, aside from recommending the avoidance of alcoholic and stimulant beverages.
Hypoglycemia in children and teens with diabetes can be triggered by too much insulin, excessive exercise without proper food intake, certain oral medications, skipping meals, and drinking alcoholic beverages.
A rapid, potentially fatal increase in blood pressure can occur if foods or alcoholic beverages containing tyramine are ingested by a person already taking MAO inhibitors.
Beverages to be avoided include beer, red wine, other alcoholic beverages, non-alcoholic and reduced alcohol beer, and red wine products.
Children with one parent who is alcoholic or who has been in trouble with the law are almost three times more likely to have ODD.
Because of an association between DiGeorge syndrome and fetal alcohol syndrome, pregnant women should avoid drinking alcoholic beverages.
Be sure to drink plenty of water if you are dancing a lot so that you do not fall into the habit of drinking alcoholic drinks to quench your thirst.
Women who consume more than five alcoholic beverages each week can find it more difficult to conceive.
Light snacks and drinks (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) are sold in the snack bar on the ferry, but all that "on-the-water adventure" will probably leave you hungry.
Never mix alcoholic beverages and swimming.
Can be done with alcoholic or non-alcoholic drinks, but some group members may enjoy a spiked punch flip more.
There are three main types of drugs that when combined with an alcoholic drink, will cause a loss of muscle control and consciousness.
Genetics. Having a close relative who is an alcoholic increases a person's risk of having problems with alcohol.
I have been divorced from an abusive alcoholic for seven years now.
She's been very distant to me for the past few days and I believe her to be an alcoholic.
Do you need some help recovering from alcoholic relationships?
I lived with a guy for 5 years that was a recovering alcoholic and in the end of our relationship he was very abusive.
Coming from an alcoholic family means that your role models were people who didn't know how to manage their emotions without the aid of alcohol.
Having come from an alcoholic family, you have learned survival behaviors.
This explains why you chose a partner who was also an alcoholic.
The signs he wants to be with you are different from with an alcoholic and as a result you are unsure of his commitment.
The engagement toast is a longstanding tradition in which people convey congratulations and well wishes to a newly engaged couple in a public setting, such as a party, sealed with a sip of an alcoholic beverage such as champagne or wine.
For many children of alcoholics, the line between casual drinker and alcoholic is a blurred one.
What children don't typically recognize, though, is that alcoholism is an illness, and while an alcoholic can't actually be cured, he or she can get control of this problem.
It is important for kids to understand that nobody can make someone else become an alcoholic.
Once an addiction has developed, the alcoholic is compelled to drink, and this compulsion often defies reason.
Even if the behavior of the alcoholic parent can't be changed, a child can learn how to deal with the issues at hand.
There are others out there just like you who have alcoholic parents and family members.
We come together to learn a better way of life, to find happiness whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not."
Reach out to others who have experience dealing with alcoholic relatives and friends by contacting an Al-Anon/Alateen support group.
An alcoholic pilot who has developed a fear of flying is the center of this film where food poisoning befalls passengers, glue sniffing occurs, and the plane's doctor is played by no other than Leslie Nielsen.
Bloody Mary's impact on popular culture is unmistakable from the historical legends to the many folk stories, and even an alcoholic drink based on the legend.
In order to make the most of these coupons, try combining them with other specials if possible, and avoid buying expensive alcoholic drinks.
When Dr. Drake returned to GH in 2006, his character was a struggling alcoholic whose son, also on staff at the hospital, felt a combination of ambivalence and dislike for his father.
Katherine Chancellor, an alcoholic and wife of Phillip Chancellor, hired Jill Foster as a secretary.
Felicity's impulsiveness continues to follow her as she and Noel spend a careless night together despite Felicity's continued involvement with Ben and Ben coping with his alcoholic father (John Ritter).
Tara is struggling with a life of abuse at the hands of her alcoholic mother.
If you are a recovering alcoholic, you may choose to get a spider web tattoo on your elbow to mark each year of sobriety.
Several cruise lines offer prepaid cards for carbonated drinks that allow the bearer to order as many as they wish, and alcoholic drinks range in price from $3 to $10 or more depending on the type of drink.
However, this does not give you license to drink calorie laden, unhealthy alcoholic drinks such as mudslides, beer, or fruity mixed cocktails.
If you are pregnant, suffer from kidney or liver disease or are an alcoholic, a low-carb ketogenic diet is not for you.
Processed foods (includes coffee, tea, alcoholic drinks, lunch meats, dressings, sauces, condiments, and fast food).
When you first see the cloudy looking vinegar you may wonder if it's spoiled, but the Mother is a substance that grows on fermenting alcoholic liquids.
This Zone Diet calculator also features convenient complete food lists that include many typical diet foods, as well as alcoholic beverages.
Alcohol can influence the way your body processes insulin, so eat a complex carbohydrate along with your alcoholic beverage to help moderate the influence of the alcohol.
Alcohol itself contains no carbohydrates; however, there are carbohydrates in many alcoholic beverages.
Add a splash of diet cranberry to your favorite alcoholic beverage in place of higher calorie mixers.
Ask your consultant about having alcoholic drinks available, as some purse party businesses do not allow hard alcohol.
Even if the party guests are of age, it may be against the law to have alcoholic beverages at the beach.
Keep food available after bringing out the alcoholic drinks.
Some beaches may not allow alcoholic beverages on their sands.
If there will be a cash bar or if alcoholic drinks will be provided is another detail that you may also want to include in the invitation.
It is important to also include nonalcoholic options for those not partaking in alcoholic choices.
Alcoholic drinks typically include tequila and/or rum, and common Mexican drinks include margaritas, daiquiris, and Mexican wines.
Serve both non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks so your guests can decide what they want to drink.
If your party guests are like many party guests, you'll probably have a mixture of those who drink alcoholic beverages and those who don't.
Is it appropriate to include alcoholic beverages?
Other beverages should include an assortment of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks for adults.
The first season finale of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills showed Kyle openly accusing Kim of being an alcoholic.
Mark, a recovering alcoholic, tells Stan Wedeck he was drunk during his flashforward which makes his recollection of flash forward details fuzzy.
Aaron Stark is Mark's AA sponsor and a recovering alcoholic.
Mark, a recovering alcoholic, saw himself drinking in the office as well-armed mysteriously masked figures came for him.
While the occasional alcoholic drink won't sacrifice your complexion, excess alcohol consumption will dehydrate your body and will affect the beauty of your complexion.
It may be a laugh to post pictures of yourself enjoying alcoholic beverages, dressing up in funny costumes or carousing with friends, but employers have been increasingly using networking sites to check up on their potential hires.
The dinner menu has great steaks, chops and fish plus a selection of alcoholic beverages.
It is open for lunch and dinner, offering entrees for a reasonable price for the quality of food that is given; full alcoholic beverages are also served.
Guests can enjoy an alcoholic beverage made in the restaurant bar, or the old shocking room, as they call it.
You are a raging alcoholic, aren't you?
Actually, Skippy, I'm quite a mellow alcoholic, not raging at all, lucky for you.
I think that there is never any alcoholic fermentation without there being at the same time organization, development and multiplication of globules, or the continued consecutive life of globules already formed."
The most important of the local dues is the gate tax, or dazio di consumo, which may be either a surtax upon commodities (such as alcoholic drinks or meat), having already paid customs duty at the frontier, in which case the local surtax may not exceed 50% of the frontier duty, or an exclusively communal duty limited to 10% on flour, bread and farinaceous products,2 and to 20% upon other commodities.
These include the prohibition of alcoholic drink, of fleshly sins and of marriage, and the inculcation of faith in the Holy Ghost and complete surrender to his influence.
Glycerin is also a product of certain kinds of fermentation, especially of the alcoholic fermentation of sugar; consequently it is a constituent of many wines and other fermented liquors.
It may also be prepared by heating tetra-bromor tetra-chlorpyrrol with potas= sium iodide in alcoholic solution (German patent, 38423, 1886).
Aconitine (C33H45N013, according to Dunstan; C34H47NOH, according to Freund) is a crystalline base, soluble in alcohol, but very sparingly in water; its alcoholic solution is dextrorotatory, but its salts are laevorotatory.
When heated with alcoholic potassium cyanide they are converted into benzoins.
Alcoholic potash decomposes it into piperidine, C5H,1N, and piperic acid, C 12 H 10 O 4.
Frank couldn't partake - he's a recovering alcoholic.
These investigators considered that differences of this nature cannot be explained by the theory that it is a soluble enzyme, which brings about the alcoholic fermentation of sugar.
You can use the Margaritaville machine to make delicious smoothies besides only alcoholic drinks.
The group specially described as indirect taxes includes those on alcohol, wine, beer, cider and other alcoholic drinks, on passenger and goods traffic by railway, on licences to distillers, spirit-sellers, &c., on salt and on sugar of home manufacture.
Alcoholic solutions of the alkalis also produce much nitrite along with some formate and acetate.
The first class include such changes as the alcoholic fermentation of sugar solutions, the acetic acid fermentation of alcohol, the lactic acid fermentation of milk sugar, and the putrefaction of animal and vegetable nitrogenous matter.
Podophyllin is a resinous powder obtained by precipitating an alcoholic tincture of the rhizome by means of water acidulated with hydrochloric acid.
An important class of compounds, termed amines (q.v.), results from the condensation of alcohols with ammonia, water being eliminated between the alcoholic hydroxyl group and a hydrogen atom of the ammonia.
The acid salts are obtained by the addition of one molecule of alkali to two molecules of the acid in concentrated alcoholic solution at a low temperature.
Hofmann), an alcoholic solution of stannous chloride (containing hydrochloric acid) (R.
Briicke also brought forward an experiment of great importance, in which he showed that gum mastic, precipitated from an alcoholic solution poured into a large quantity of water, scatters light of a blue tint.
Prior to its use as an explosive, its alcoholic solution found application in medicine under the name of glonoin.
It gives mono-metallic salts of the type NC NHM when treated with aqueous or alcoholic solutions of alkalis.