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What is an Alcoholic?

By Angel W. Abott

This article tackles the difficult question of how to determine if someone is an alcoholic, and how a social or binge drinker m... Continue Reading

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The 6 Worst Stereotypes Given to Drug or Alcohol Addicts

People often judge what they don't understand. Continue Reading

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Top 5 Misconceptions of Using Drugs and Alcohol

The allure of drugs and alcohol is strong, but addicts know all too well that what they found so enticing in the beginning is n... Continue Reading

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Approval Addiction and Alcoholism: Are They Related?

By Dominica Applegate

Wanting to be liked is one thing but needing approval is another. If you depend on other people's attention to feel good about ... Continue Reading

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The Difference Between Binge Drinking and Alcoholism

By Angel W. Abott

Does binge drinking inevitably lead to alcoholism? Can a person be an alcoholic without being a binge drinker? This article exp... Continue Reading

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Alcohol Info, Effects, Addiction, Treatment

By Angel W. Abott

Here's what you need to know about alcoholism. Continue Reading

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Teen Alcoholism: What Are the Indicators?

By Kelly McClanahan

Many pre-teens and teens begin experimenting with alcohol at a young age, which can lead to problems with alcohol dependency or... Continue Reading

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More about Alcoholism: A Perspective from Those in Recovery

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

Most of us have been unwilling to admit we were real alcoholics. No person likes to think he cannot control his drinking, or is... Continue Reading

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The Merits and Demerits of Alcohol

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

Alcohol is a socially acceptable beverage in most parts of the world. However, its use has more legislation, guidelines, and co... Continue Reading

How Each Organ is Affected by Alcohol

What kind of long-term damage can alcohol abuse cause? We explore some effects that alcohol can have on the body's organs. Continue Reading

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Am I an Alcoholic?

By Nancy Burgess

Know the signs, symptoms and causes of alcoholism to help determine if you or a loved one is suffering from the disease. Continue Reading

A Full Spectrum Guide to Treating Alcoholism

By Nancy Burgess

Find out what types of alcohol treatment programs are available and determine the best option for yourself. Continue Reading

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An In-Depth Look at Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

If you have never attended an A.A. meeting, this article will help you determine which type to look for and what to expect when... Continue Reading

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Alcohol Consumption and Headache Triggers

Why you feel like your head's been split open. Continue Reading

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The 7 Short Term Effects of Alcohol Consumption

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

A range of physical effects from annoying to life-threatening result from alcohol consumption. Learn about them all here. Continue Reading

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