Binge Drinking, What is it?

The actual amount of alcohol you need to drink in a session for it to be classified as binge drinking varies depending on who you ask, but the everyday definition is roughly 8 units of alcohol (around three pints of strong beer), and 2-3 units of alcohol for women (around 2 large glasses of wine) ingested in a brief time period.However, these numbe

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Most Used Treatments for Alcoholism?

Traditional Medication for Alcohol DependenceWhen the alcoholic admits that the issue exists and agrees to stop alcohol consumption , treatment for alcohol addiction can begin. She or he must recognize that alcoholism is treatable and must be motivated to change. Treatment has three stages:Detoxing (detox): This may be needed as soon as possible a

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Phases Of Alcohol Dependence

This describes the signs and symptoms of each stage as well as checking out treatment choices.Early or Adaptive StageMiddle StageLate StageTreating Alcoholism and AddictionRelapse to drinking or using drugs1-- The Adaptive or early Stage of Alcoholism and AddictionThe early or adaptive phase of alcoholism and dependency is marked by increasing t

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Several Signs Of A High Functioning Alcoholic

While alcoholism is a disastrous illness that can destroy lives, a few people who struggle with it manage to hold down big responsibilities and stressful jobs. From the outside, these so-called high-functioning problem drinkers seem to have it all together. They can drive great cars, live in good communities, and make a substantial income.Even so,

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