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Alcohol Abuse vs. Alcohol Dependence - Alcoholism - About.com
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 which begins with ...
Diagnostic Criteria for Alcohol Abuse and Dependence - Alcoholism
Diagnosis is the process of identifying and labeling specific conditions such as alcohol abuse or dependence.
What Is Alcohol Abuse? - Getting the Facts - Alcoholism - About.com
Alcohol abuse differs from alcoholism in that it does not include an extremely strong craving for alcohol, loss of control, or physical dependence.
Alcohol Abuse Screening Quiz - Alcoholism - About.com
This quiz does not provide a diagnosis of alcohol abuse, alcohol dependence or alcoholism. The results cannot substitute for a full evaluation by a healthcare ...
Alcoholism/Alcohol Addiction - Symptoms and Diagnosis
Alcohol problems occur at different levels of severity, from mild and annoying to life-threatening. Although alcohol dependence (alcoholism) is the most severe ...
Drinking and Christian Teens - About.com
Also, teens that begin drinking before age 15 are 4 times more likely to develop alcohol dependence than those who wait until they are 21. A far greater concern  ...
Diagnosis: Alcohol Use Disorder - Alcoholism - About.com
Jun 7, 2014 ... The human condition that the entire world recognizes as alcoholism is now officially called "severe alcohol use disorder," as of the May 2013 ...
Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism - Alcohol - About.com
Oct 21, 2014 ... Those who use alcohol may begin to show early signs of a problem, then progress to showing symptoms of alcohol abuse; if drinking continues ...
PTSD and Alcohol Abuse in Veterans - Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD)
Jun 25, 2014 ... High rates of alcohol abuse in veterans have been found. It is possible that alcohol abuse may be a response to the experience of potentially ...
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