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Addiction to Alcohol/alcohol now induces nausea-good or bad sign?


This  may be more of a medical question but I am hopefull in your experiance you have encountered this.
I have been able to pretty much curb my alcohol intake to next to nothing since mid summer. At that time I was a binge drinker, and needed copious amounts to get the desired effect.
The last couple time I have drank recently, I actually felt nauseous-kind of like I did when I was a kid taking my first drink.
I think its kind of cool as it reinforces my desire to abstain, but I am a bit worried.
Does this indicate my liver is back to its old self and alcohol does not agree with it, or is it so damaged now that just a bit gets me sick. I sue hope its the former!
By the way, that is the only negative sign in my health I have noticed. My digestion, mood, energy levels, and just about everything else are improving. Thanks!

Hi Barry,

THus seems to be good signs. You may have been withdrawing from  alcohol addiction, and relapse may have induced these nasty feeling. Stay away from alcohol an don't touch never again.

Jurriaan Plesman, Nutritional Psychotherapist.
Hon. Editor of
The Hypoglycemic Health Association of Australia.
Author of "Getting off the Hook"
Freely available at Google Book Search
Skype: jurplesman

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Jurriaan Plesman, Nutritional Psychotherapist


I have a degree in Psychology from the Sydney University and a Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Nutrition. I am also the author of “GETTING OFF THE HOOK” which deals with the nutritional and psychological treatment of personality disorders. It is freely available on the internet at Google Book Search. I am interested in the relationship between nutrition and behaviour, and as a Probation ans Parole Officer facilitated groups for offenders, many of whom were alcoholics and drug addicts, sex offenders or compulsive gamblers, as well as the whole gamut of “personality disorders”. I am also the ex-editor of the Hypoglycemic Health Association of Australia Newsletter, a quarterly publication dealing with hypoglycemia and related health problems. Its web site, together with a shortened course of PSYCHOTHERAPY can be visited at:


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The Hypoglycemic Health Association of Australia

Book: "Getting Off the Hook"freely available on the internet at Google Book Search.
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BA(Psych), Sydney University, Post Grad Dip Clin Nutr (International Academy of Nutrition)

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