Articles related to 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 ...
Alcohol Abuse vs. Alcohol Dependence - Alcoholism - About.com
May 27, 2014 ... What is the difference between alcohol abuse and alcohol 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 & 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 ...
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 ...
Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism - Alcohol - About.com
There are many signs and symptoms of drinking problems, but there are seven major symptoms of the most severe drinking problem, alcohol dependence or ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Excessive Alcohol Drinking Risks and Concerns - Alcoholism
Jun 20, 2014 ... The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) has conducted research to see who is most at risk of abusing alcohol.