Attention and Memory Affected by Binge Drinking If you are 25 years or younger and you drink to excess even once a week, your brain may exhibit some deficits. Your ability to pay attention and use your visual working memory could be compromised.
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Alberta Alcohol and
Drug Abuse Commission (AADAC) As an agency of the Government of Alberta, the
Alberta Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission (AADAC) operates and funds
information, prevention and treatment services to help Albertans
with alcohol, other drug and gambling problems. This site has
a special section for
on Drug Abuse Recent scientific advances have revolutionized our
understanding of drug abuse and addiction. The majority of these advances,
which have dramatic implications for how to best prevent and treat addiction,
have been supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). NIDA
supports over 85 percent of the world's research on the health aspects
of drug abuse and addiction.