Adolescents and Excessive Or Binge Drinking

Liquor stores, pubs, and alcoholic beverage businesses make alcohol consumption seem attractive and fun. It is quite easy for a person to get caught up in a social scene with lots of peer pressure. Inevitably, one of the largest areas of peer pressure, especially with teenagers, is drinking. Lots of people, especially our young people, do not no

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Alcoholism: Indicators

Some Signs And Symptoms Of Alcohol Dependence Drug abuse specialists make a distinction between alcohol abuse and alcoholism (also knowned as alcohol dependence). Unlike alcoholics, hard drinkers have some capacity to set maximums on their drinking. Their alcohol use is still self-destructive and dangerous to themselves or others. Typical

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Alcohol Dependence And Common Co Occurring Disorders

Dual Diagnosis Signs and symptoms of prevalent co-occurring disorders The mental health issues that most routinely co-occur with alcohol abuse are clinical depression, anxiety conditions, and bipolar illness. Common signs and symptoms of depression Emotions of helplessness and hopelessness Lack of interest in everyday activities F

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Alcohol Use and Your Physical And Mental Health

Drinking excessively can damage your health. Excessive alcohol consumption resulted in approximately 88,000 deaths for around 2.5 million years of future life lost every year in the USA from 2006-- 2010, shortening the lives of those who died by about 30 years. Further, excessive drinking was responsible for 1 in 10 deaths among working-age men and

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