1-866-925-4030 Toll Free Help Line and Live Chat
Every day thousands suffer from alcohol abuse. Alcoholism has been linked to not only addiction but severe health problems resulting from long term drinking. Alcoholism does not discriminate from race, color or creed, and is detrimental to anyone caught in it’s grasp. The signs of alcoholism can be discreet or obvious.
If you have any questions regarding the signs or effects of alcoholism, need helpintervening on the alcohol abuse of a loved one, or need help findingtreatment options for someone who is aware of their problem with alcohol, please call now.
Do/have you or a loved one:
fail to keep promises to control or cut down on drinking alcohol?
always need an alcoholic drink after work to unwind?
miss work do excessive drinking?
say that the excessive drinking is due to day to day stress?
said “I’m sorry, it will pass, I swear....
What is Alcoholism?
What Is Alcoholism?
Alcoholism, also known as “alcohol dependence,” is a disease that includes four symptoms:
• Craving: A strong need, or compulsion, to drink.
• Loss of control: The inability to limit one’s drinking on any given occasion.
• Physical dependence: Withdrawal symptoms, such as nausea, sweating, shakiness, and anxiety, occur when alcohol use is stopped after a period of heavy drinking.
• Tolerance: The need to drink greater amounts of alcohol in order to “get high.”[/twitter]
This need can be as strong as the need for food or water.
Although some people are able to recover from alcoholism without help, the majority of alcoholics need assistance. With treatment and support, many individuals are able to stop drinking and rebuild their lives.
Many people wonder why some individuals can use alcohol without problems but others cannot. One important reason has to do with genetics. Scientists have found that...
Get Help Now
Alcohol Addiction is a life or death situation. If you or a loved one struggles with alcohol addiction, please do not hesitate to call or email us below.
Your Name (required)
Your Email (required)
popular articlesrandom articles