The stages of alcoholism don’t just affect an individual’s mental and physical health. Alcoholism can lead to the breakup of families, friendships, loss of jobs, humiliation, bankruptcy, incarceration, asylums and death.
Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome takes place when an individual suffers brain damage due to heavy and repeated exposure to alcohol. Also known as wet brain, the problem occurs due to a deficiency of vitamin B1 (thiamine). The wet brain stem does not