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Alcohol Abuse vs. Alcohol Dependence - Alcoholism - About.com
May 27, 2014 ... What is the difference between alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence?
What Is Alcoholism? (Alcohol Dependence Syndrome)
The term alcoholism refers to a disease known as alcohol dependence syndrome , the most severe stage of a group of drinking problems.
What Is Alcohol Abuse? - Getting the Facts - Alcoholism - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... Alcohol abuse differs from alcoholism in that it does not include an extremely strong craving for alcohol, loss of control, or physical dependence.
FastStats - Alcohol Use - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Jul 14, 2014 ... Information on the use and abuse of alcohol in the United States. Provided by the National Center for Health Statistics.
Alcohol & Drug Information - NCADD
Alcohol is the most commonly used addictive substance in the U.S. 17.6 million people, or one in every 12 adults, suffer from alcohol abuse or dependence ...
Diagnostic Criteria for Alcohol Abuse and Dependence - Alcoholism
Diagnosis is the process of identifying and labeling specific conditions such as alcohol abuse or dependence.
Alcohol Abuse Screening Quiz - Alcoholism - About.com
May 22, 2014 ... This quiz does not provide a diagnosis of alcohol abuse, alcohol dependence or alcoholism. The results cannot substitute for a full evaluation ...
Identifying Alcohol Abuse and Seeking Help - Alcoholism - About.com
Jun 18, 2014 ... For many people, the facts about alcoholism are not clear. What is alcoholism, exactly? How does it differ from alcohol abuse? When should a ...
What Are the Different Types of Alcohol Problems? - Alcoholism
May 16, 2014 ... The term alcoholism usually refers to alcohol abuse or dependence. Alcohol dependence is the most severe alcohol problem and typically ...
Alcohol Abuse, Misuse, and Alcoholism FAQ - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... Here are the questions The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism most often receives about alcohol along with their answers.