The Science Behind Alcoholism

Alcohol and The Brain

An estimated 7% of Americans suffer from some sort of alcohol or drug addiction. Alcoholism is not just a behavioral health disorder. Alcoholism is also a physiological and mental health problem with innate neurochemical imbalances at its source.

Pinpointing the exact origin of alcoholism is essential in solving the complication. Internationally acclaimed Addictionologist Fred J. Von Stieff, M.D. explains the physiological nature of addiction and alcoholism in his book, Brain in Balance where he provides an accurate understanding of the science behind addiction, alcohol and the brain.

“Helping patients understand the medical reasons behind their conditions does wonders to a patient’s confidence and outlook. Somehow, knowing that the source of their affliction is likely neurochemical and the result of their genetic inheritance provides them with a great deal of comfort and hope.” – Chapter 13, The Future of Chemical Dependency Treatment.

Scientifically Proven Answers

Brain in Balance offers the most up-to-date information about alcohol and the brain and explains why people are driven towards alcoholism and drug abuse. People cannot find permanent solutions to problems without first knowing the cause of the problem.

By having an accurate understanding of alcohol and the brain, patients and doctors can distinguish the best ways to fix alcoholism and cravings.

Brain in Balance presents straight-forward, scientifically proven answers to the following questions and more:

  • Is alcoholism genetic?
  • What role do neurotransmitters have in achieving lasting sobriety?
  • What are the effects of alcohol on the brain and why is it so addictive?

Be Informed and Better Equipped

Brain in Balance is written for both medical professionals and sufferers of alcoholism and other forms of chemical dependency. It is complete with the latest discoveries surrounding alcohol and the brain and clear explanations of practical solutions and scientific methods for the safest detoxifications and most effective treatments.

Reading Brain in Balance leaves individuals informed and better equipped to support their friends or family members in their quest for lasting solutions, creating hope for everyone through understanding. Read Brain in Balance and find out how the solution to alcoholism and addiction is within reach for all.

“After listening to you, I see why I previously failed AA. You changed my life. I can never thank you enough.”

- Former Patient

A great deal of hope and comfort await you in the book Brain In Balance. Order your copy today.