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Alcohol dependence and addiction

Jeffrey V. Maars

Alcohol dependence and addiction

by Jeffrey V. Maars

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcohol-Related Disorders,
  • Alcoholism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJeffrey V. Maars, editor
    SeriesSubstance abuse assessment, interventions and treatment, Alcohol and drug abuse
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC564.7 .A434 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 187 p. :
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25321611M
    ISBN 101613247192
    ISBN 109781613247198
    LC Control Number2011016629
    OCLC/WorldCa713189515

      This is why alcohol dependence is considered a more serious problem than alcohol abuse. It is an indication of the presence of alcoholism, a lifelong disease in which people have a strong need to drink, cannot control their drinking once they start, and need to . The consequences of alcohol dependence concern serious health care, social and economic problems. The scope of many studies is to better understand mechanisms underlying alcohol addiction in order.

    As the title suggests the focus here is not on escaping addiction but on building a great life away from alcohol and drugs. Full Recovery: Creating a Personal Action Plan for Life Beyond Sobriety Full Recovery is an inspiring book aimed at motivating people to get the most out of life. The focus is on action. Alcohol dependence, not be confused with alcohol abuse, is a psychiatric diagnosis in which a person continues to use alcohol despite negative consequences to relationships, work or quality of health and l dependence includes both a physical and mental addiction to alcohol. This addiction can dominate all areas of life in a detrimental way, yet the affected person is unable to.

    Alcohol dependence is a major progressive disease with a lifetime prevalence of % and an estimated annual economic cost (in dollars) in the United States of $ billion dollars. 1–2 Heavy alcohol use causes or exacerbates a number of medical conditions including hypertension, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, digestive disease, depression, liver disease, and oral and pharyngeal Cited by: Alcohol addiction, also known as alcoholism, is a disease that affects people of all walks of life. Experts have tried to pinpoint factors like genetics, sex, race, or socioeconomics that may Author: Mara Tyler.


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