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Alcohol abuse

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Alcohol Abuse vs. Alcoholism | Alcoholism

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Signs of Alcohol Abuse

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Alcohol Abuse Assessment: Learn it Fast Remember it Forever!(Step 1, COMLEX, NCLEX®, PANCE, AANP)

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What happens if You are An Alcohol and Tobacco Addict? - Effects on Brain and Body

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Brief Counseling for Alcohol Misuse

Alcohol abuse is a previous psychiatric diagnosis in which there is recurring harmful use of alcohol despite its negative consequences. In 2013 it was reclassified as alcohol use disorder, or alcoholism along with alcohol dependence. There are two types of alcohol abuse, those who have anti-social and pleasure-seeking tendencies, and those who are anxiety-ridden people who are able to go without drinking for long periods of time but are unable to control themselves once they start.
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  • Definitions 

  • Signs and symptoms 

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  • Diagnosis 

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  • Epidemiology 

  • Prognosis 

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