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How Alcohol Causes the Brain to Shrink

Article from VeryWell Mind by Buddy T

According to Buddy T, "Although it is true that chronic alcohol abuse does cause significant brain damage, much of that damage can be reversed with abstinence and alcoholics can obtain long-term sobriety in spite of deficits in decision-making."

This article explains how alcohol can cause the brain to shrink along with other damaging effects.

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