David Montañez Guerrero

Las Adicciones

David Montañez Guerrero

  • Hablemos de alcoholismo

Hablemos de alcoholismo

Thursday 2nd April 2020

David Montañez Guerrero and Luis Manuel explore alcoholism's causes, symptoms, and impacts while offering practical advice for prevention and treatment.
8 minutes

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Understanding Alcoholism: Conversations That Matter

El alcoholismo no es la respuesta a nuestros problemas. Todos conocemos a alguien que toma, que es alcohólico, mínimo una persona, y todos tenemos problemas. No te dejes llevar por la aceptación social, porque eso es lo que puede llevarte a la adicción del alcoholismo.
Ever wondered why alcoholism remains such a significant issue across all walks of life? In this episode of 'Las Adicciones', hosts David Montañez Guerrero and Luis Manuel dive deep into the multifaceted world of alcohol addiction. They shed light on how this pervasive problem can touch anyone, regardless of age, gender, or social status. Through clear and engaging discussions, they aim to raise awareness and provide practical advice for those affected by alcoholism and their loved ones.
David and Luis start by exploring the root causes of alcoholism, such as neglect, low self-esteem, and stress. They also break down the different types of alcoholism, whether it manifests in older adults or younger people. You'll learn about the various symptoms, from an overwhelming urge to drink to neglecting basic self-care. The hosts don't shy away from discussing the severe health impacts of alcoholism, including liver diseases, depression, and even suicide.
They also highlight how alcohol addiction can strain social relationships, causing rifts with friends and family. But it's not all doom and gloom—David and Luis emphasize that while there's no one-size-fits-all cure for alcoholism, there are effective treatments available. In addition to treatment options, the episode offers prevention tips and stresses the importance of open conversations about alcohol use. The hosts particularly focus on the role young people can play in spreading awareness within their communities.
This episode is a valuable resource for anyone looking to understand alcoholism better, whether you're struggling with it yourself, supporting someone who is, or simply curious about the topic. Tune in for insightful discussions that could make a real difference in your life or the life of someone you care about.