Catia's Minor Website Review Alcohol Poisoning
Do you know about the dangers of alcohol poisoning? This website is a site of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). The NIAAA is committed to having this website accessible to all users. It provides research- based information, as well as, recommendations to the research community.
Excessive drinking can be extremely dangerous to everyone’s health. Some people enjoy the amusement they get while watching someone drunk. In reality though, that enjoyment later on could expand to the aspiration of vomit which leads to poisoning of the respiratory center in the brain, which can result in death. This website triggers topics on what happens to the body, signs of poisoning and consequences that it leads to. They go on to explain how alcohol is a depressant and takes over the nerves of which control involuntary actions. Alcohol is an irritant to stomach, so that’s why it leads to vomiting.
Some signs for alcohol poisoning are: mental confusion, irregular breathing, hypothermia, and seizures, those are just some to name a few. If someone with alcohol poisoning gets untreated, the victim chokes on his or her vomit, breathing slows, permanent brain damage can happen, or even death can occur. This website is encouraging to help people who are suspected of having alcohol abuse to seek medical help, and to be safe about their actions.