When an individual in Quincy, Massachusetts has an alcoholism problem they will continue to drink regardless of the negative consequences that are related to their alcohol addiction. Eventually, the individual from Quincy, Massachusetts will develop an increased tolerance to the effect of alcohol and they will have to increase the amount of the alcohol that they drink in order to get high; thus begins the vicious downward cycle of alcoholism.

There are several causes for alcoholism and no one in Quincy that starts drinking ever does so with the goal of developing an alcohol addiction. People in Quincy who start drinking heavily at an early age are reported to have an increased tendency towards alcoholism. When an individual from Quincy, MA. experiences a lack of family support or if they are unemployed, it can increase their risk of alcoholism; an alcohol addiction can escalate rapidly when the person that is drinking becomes isolated.

Because of the effect that alcohol has on our minds, bodies and emotions, it is considered a drug; one of the main reasons that it is so important to get help for alcoholism is that more people in Quincy have been known to die from an alcohol addiction as compared to those who are addicted to drugs.

Getting treatment for an individual in Quincy, Massachusetts that has an alcohol addiction can be a life saving measure, as many people in the U.S. die every year of health problems that are directly related to alcoholism. A quality Quincy Alcohol Addiction Rehab can help a person with an alcoholism problem to become sober and remain that way.

The first step in alcohol addiction treatment is the alcohol detox; this process is the abrupt cessation of alcohol intake and is an important step that is needed for the individual that is struggling with alcoholism to be successfully rehabilitated. Because of the uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms that are related to the detox process, it is highly advisable that an individual from Quincy, Massachusetts be overseen in a professional Alcohol Abuse Rehab Facility.

An individual from Quincy that has an alcohol addiction has the choice of many different treatment options including residential alcohol rehab, therapeutic communities, adolescent alcohol treatment programs, partial hospitalization rehab treatment programs, outpatient rehab treatment programs and inpatient alcohol addiction rehab treatment.

An alcoholic in Quincy may use defense mechanisms in order to protect him or herself from the painful truth about their alcoholism problem; no one likes to believe that they are sick, so it is common for them to minimize, rationalize and deny that they have an alcohol addiction. We are here to help you to deal with this type of a situation, and to assist you in finding the quality Alcohol Treatment Facility that you or your loved one in Quincy is in need of. Pick up the phone right now in order to speak to one of our caring counselors today.

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  • Alcohol has been known to increase digestion, but this may be due to its relaxing effect, when a person has a couple of drinks before a meal. In higher "doses", alcohol can cause gastritis (inflammation of the stomach lining), which is one of the reasons that an individual may experience heartburn and nausea the day after binge drinking; heavy drinking on a continuous basis can lead to stomach ulceration.
  • While some of the most current research suggests that small amounts of alcohol may have beneficial cardiovascular effects, there is widespread agreement that heavier drinking may lead to serious health problems.
  • Studies show that more than 30% of adults with an alcohol abuse problem were binge drinking before the age of 19.
  • Many colonists used hard cider, beer, rum or other alcoholic drinks as painkillers and as treatment for fevers, indigestion, and heart trouble.
  • AA Meetings in Quincy, MA.
  • 373
    Knight Of Columbus Hall
    Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Thursday, 8:00 PM
  • Acceptance
    Manet Health Center
    1193 Sea St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Saturday, 3:00 PM
  • Bay
    Mental Health Ctr.
    460 Quincy Ave.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Monday, 8:00 PM
  • Big Book
    St. Chrysostom
    523 Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Wednesday, 7:30 PM
  • Clam Shell
    Our Lady Of Good Counsel
    Sea St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Monday, 10:00 AM
  • Dysart
    10 Dysart Street
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Tuesday, 8:00 PM
  • Everybodys
    Knight Of Columbus Hall
    Hancock St.@ Hollis Avenue
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2171

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 9:30 AM
  • Faxon
    Mental Health Ctr.
    460 Quincy Ave.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Saturday, 7:00 PM
  • Fort Sq 11th Step
    Presbyterian Church
    16 Pleasant
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Tuesday, 7:00 AM
  • Fort Sq.
    Pres. Ch.
    16 Pleasant St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Friday, 6:00 PM
  • Fort Sq. 11th Step
    Presbyterian Church
    16 Pleasant
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Saturday, 7:00 AM
    Friday, 7:00 AM
    Thursday, 7:00 AM
    Wednesday, 7:00 AM
    Monday, 7:00 AM
  • Good Shepherd
    Lutheran Church
    W. Squantum St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2171

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Friday, 8:30 PM
  • Into Action
    Maritime Center
    137 Bay View Ave.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 6:00 PM
  • Miracles On Saturday
    St. Chrysostom
    523 Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Saturday, 2:00 PM
  • Mon. Nite
    Lincoln Hancock Sch.
    Water St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Monday, 8:00 PM
  • Never Say Never
    Masonic Hall
    1170 Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 10:00 AM
  • Newcomers
    Mental Health Ctr.
    460 Quincy Ave.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 7:00 PM
  • Point
    Congregational Church
    Washington St. & So. Artery
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Wednesday, 8:00 PM
  • Reality
    United Meth.
    40 Beale St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Monday, 10:00 AM
  • S. Shore Step
    St. Ann's Hall
    1 St. Ann's Rd.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 7:30 PM
  • Searching & Fearless
    United Meth.
    40 Beale St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Tuesday, 7:30 PM
  • Serenity
    St. Chrysostom
    523 Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 7:00 PM
  • Shake Hands With Feelings
    St. Joseph's
    550 Washington St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Thursday, 7:00 PM
  • Snug Harbor
    227 Sea St. Formerly Our Lady Of Good Counsel
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 8:00 PM
  • So. Shore
    United Meth.
    40 Beale St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Friday, 8:00 PM
  • Sober Friends
    Mem. Cong.
    Sagamore/newbury
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Wednesday, 7:30 PM
  • Stepping Out
    St. Chrysostom
    523 Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Tuesday, 7:30 PM
  • Steps To Serenity
    United Meth.
    40 Beale St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Monday, 7:00 PM
  • Sunday Too
    St. Chrysostom
    523 Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Sunday, 2:00 PM
  • Wake Up
    Congregational Church
    Wash. & So. Artery
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Thursday, 10:00 AM
  • Walk The Talk
    Congregational Church
    Washington St. & So. Artery
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Friday, 7:30 PM
  • Way Of Life
    Christ Church
    2 Quincy Ave.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2169

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Tuesday, 7:30 PM
  • Wollaston Discussion
    St. Ann's Hall
    1 St. Ann's Rd.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Saturday, 10:00 AM
  • Young Sobriety
    St. Ann's Hall
    1 St. Ann's Rd.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 2170

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Wednesday, 8:00 PM
  • Quincy, MA. Al-Anon Support Group Meetings

  • First Church of Christ Scientist
    20 Greenleaf St. Use Back Entrance On Hancock St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Fri., 7:00 PM

  • First Church of Christ Scientist Use back entrance on Hancock St.
    20 Greenleaf St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Sun., 10:00 AM
    Mon., 7:00 PM

  • Quincy Community United Methodist Church
    40 Beale St. Enter On Chapman St Use Stairs To 2nd Floor
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Thu., 6:00 PM

  • Quincy Medical Center 1st Fl McCauley Room
    114 Whitwell St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Sat., 10:00 AM

  • Quincy Medical Center Conference Room D
    114 Whitwell St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Tue., 7:00 PM

  • Quincy Medical Center Enter Front Lobby To Conference Room C
    114 Whitwell St.
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Sun., 7:30 PM

  • Sacred Heart Church Conf Room at Bottom Of Stairs
    Glover Ave Rear Of Church
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02171

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Wed., 7:30 PM

  • St Chrysostom Church Side door to basement
    1 Linden Street
    Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Sat., 8:00 AM