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Alcohol Explained

By: William Porter
Narrated by: Nick Jermyn
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Summary

Alcohol Explained is the definitive, ground-breaking guide to alcohol and alcoholism. It explains how alcohol affects human beings on a chemical, physiological, and psychological level, from those first drinks right up to chronic alcoholism. Alcoholism and problem drinking seems illogical to those on the outside; indeed, it is equally perplexing for the alcoholic or problem drinker. This audiobook provides a logical, easy-to-follow explanation of the phenomenon and detailed instructions on how to beat it. Despite being entirely scientific and factual in nature, the audiobook is presented in an accessible and easily understandable format.

For more information and to read the first five chapters for free, please visit www.alcoholexplained.com.

"This is an excellent book written by an inquisitive and educated author who during a period of his life suffered from alcoholism. The book explains in an easily understood language the various effects that alcohol has on our body. In my opinion the text would serve as a great handbook not only for those struggling with alcohol but also medical students as part of their education. I am sure some of my own patients troubled with alcoholism in recent years could have benefited from reading William’s book and I will be recommending it going forward." - Håvard Molvik, MD, MRCS, MSc, MRCGP

©2015 Samuel Watts (P)2017 Samuel Watts

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Brilliant

I’ve read /listened to a lot of books on alcohol addiction and I can honestly say this book is quite honestly the best
Thank you William Porter I’ve successfully given up !

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The First Stop if you considering quitting alcohol

As I said above this practical, well laid out and full picture view of alcohol should be your first stop if you are thinking you may need to get free from the booze but are not sure why or how.
Trust me. Read it.

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Good

Good book that opened me up to a new way of thinking about alcohol. I listen to this as a distraction when I have thoughts of drinking. Definitely helping me stay sober.

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Wonderful life changing book!

William Porter factually explains the effects of Alcohol so well. It can be a difficult listen at times - uncomfortable to hear the facts about our beloved alcohol but for me this book has been instrumental on my journey to remove alcohol from my life by seeing it for what it really is. Everyone should read this and then decide whether to continue drinking or not.

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spoke to me

was just what I needed to hear. sat in my library for a while as I put off reading it but very glad I finally did

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Good book - audio not great

Insightful, interesting book but sadlt quite irritating audio- certain words said much more loudly than others. I think there is an issue with the actual recording and it affected my ability to concentrate on what's actually being said.

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life changing

A completely different way of thinking, life changing. highly recommend, everyone should read this!

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Very helpful to know the science behind how it works

Very well executed, no waffle, hits every area of disruption for people suffering or controlled by AUD . And it’s very interesting and educational provides the knowledge to understand and overcome. Thanks

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Well written

Very helpful, written for easy understanding. Everyone who drinks should read this to stop them drinking too much

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Illuminating!

So clearly explained and empowering. I’m about to read the Alcohol Explained Workbook. This cold be a life changer. Thank you William Porter.

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