Quitting an addiction to alcohol can be difficult. Being able to recognize you have a problem and get help for it is tough to do and something you should be proud of. Managing to make it through alcohol abuse treatment is a great accomplishment.
The brain is a fantastic organ. It controls everything about you from breathing to walking to thinking of talking. Drinking alcohol can change things about the brain immediately, like how it relays information to your body. This means over time alcohol abuse can do some severe damage to your brain and your body.