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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?
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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 ...
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Diagnostic Criteria for Alcohol Abuse and Dependence - Alcoholism
Diagnosis is the process of identifying and labeling specific conditions such as alcohol abuse or dependence.
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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.
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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 ...
http://alcoholism.about.com/od/problem/a/blquiz1.htm
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 ...
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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 ...
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Diagnosis: Alcohol Use Disorder - Alcoholism - About.com
Jun 7, 2014 ... There really is no official diagnosis of alcoholism. The condition everyone knows as alcoholism is now officially called severe alcohol use ...
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PTSD and Alcohol Abuse in Veterans - Post Traumatic Stress
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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Drinking and Christian Teens - About Christian Teens
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  ...
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