Articles related to alcohol dependence
Alcohol Abuse vs. Alcohol Dependence - Alcoholism - About.com
Nov 28, 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 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 Alcoholism? - Alcohol Dependence Syndrome
Nov 28, 2014 ... Alcoholism, which is also known as "alcohol dependence syndrome," ... sweating , shakiness, and anxiety, when alcohol use is stopped after a ...
Alcohol-Dependence Gene Identified - Alcoholism - About.com
Feb 14, 2014 ... The markers demonstrated small genetic differences did appear to influence the risk of alcohol dependence, but only in one of the genes: ...
Alcoholism Heavy Drinking and Alcohol Dependence - Addictions
Updated February 07, 2013. In the alcohol field, there has always been a point of contention between what the drinker believes about their drinking, and what ...
Diagnosis of Alcoholism - Diagnosis of Alcohol Dependence
Nov 28, 2014 ... The shorter, four-to-five question alcohol screening tests are effective in the initial screening to detect alcohol abuse or dependence, while the ...
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 ...
Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism - Alcohol - About.com
Oct 21, 2014 ... When alcohol abuse reaches the alcohol dependence stage, the person also experiences at least three of seven other symptoms, including ...
Prevalence of Alcohol Abuse and Alcohol Dependence - Alcoholism
Feb 7, 2013 ... Twelve-month prevalence and population estimates of DSM-IV alcohol dependence by age, sex, and race-ethnicity: United States, 2001–2002