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    Effects of Alcoholism One of the many problems in the United States is Alcoholism. Alcoholism is considered a disease and has several sever effects that can be dangerous‚ and in some cases fatal. Alcoholism can have negative effects on a person physically‚ psychologically‚ and emotionally. The most obvious of the three effects is physical. These are the effects that can become fatal if alcoholism is present for a long period of time. Alcoholism can cause cancer in the liver‚ stomach and kidneys

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    ineffective ways to reduce drinking problems among young people‚ especially high school‚ college‚ and university students. The best preventive measures are often the easiest and most economical and can be easily implemented by parents and educators. Alcoholism is a broad term for problems with alcohol‚ and is generally used to mean compulsive and uncontrolled consumption of alcoholic beverages‚ usually to the detriment of the drinker’s health‚ personal relationships‚ and social standing. It is medically

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    just like his father‚" comments another. Such a story sparks a debate as to the foundation of alcoholism. Merriam-Webster ’s Dictionary defines alcoholism as continued excessive or compulsive use of alcoholic drinks. What causes a person to be an alcoholic is a heated debate. Some argue that the disease is hereditary‚ while others advocate that alcoholism is due to a person ’s environment. Alcoholism a generally environmental disease‚ which is fueled by a person ’s genetic makeup‚ requires federal

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    The Many Effects of Alcoholism Many times when people hear the word addiction they tend to think about drugs or maybe to a lesser extent cigarettes‚ however one of the most common and horrible addictions is alcoholism. I attribute this lack of common knowledge to the fact that many people who have this addiction do a very good job at hiding it. Unlike illicit drugs alcohol is not hard to find‚ you simply have to walk into a liquor store or even a gas station. Because of this‚ addicts can hide themselves

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    Alcoholism is a big problem because it can not always be cured‚ it is a disease‚ and treatment does not always work. Alcoholism can be cured by these 3 ways. You can go to treatment for alcoholism‚ but you are not always guaranteed a positive outcome you can be an outpatient during the week‚ and be home on weekends‚ or you can check into a sobriety house. Treatment does not always work for these reasons; you could relapse‚ sobriety houses don’t always work/help‚ you could check into a sobriety house

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    Physical Signs of Alcoholism Alcoholism is defined as a situation where an individual repeatedly takes more than the recommended amount of alcohol. although alcohol is good when used in the right amount by adults‚ to much of it has lots of consequences on the life on an individual. This is because alcohol abuse causes emotional‚ financial‚ social and physical problems in the life on an individual abusing it. if you are an individual who is an alcoholic‚ you will find yourself in at least one

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    The Cause and Effect of Alcoholism What is alcoholism? Alcoholism is an addiction to consumption of alcoholic liquor. The consequences of alcoholism results in mental and compulsive behavior due to alcohol dependency. Alcoholism is one of the worlds major problems of today. A continuous disease with genetic and environmental factors influencing its manifestations. Alcoholism is often progressive and fatal. Many people tend to drink‚ abuse ‚ and depend on alcohol. The purpose of this essay is to

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    Alcoholism Alcoholism is a progressive and chronic disease that includes controlling drinking‚ using alcohol even though it causes problems‚ having physical dependence with alcohol‚ or having withdrawal symptoms when one tries to cut back or stop consuming alcohol. One can have a problem with alcohol and not have it progressed to alcoholism. That is called problem drinking which means one drinks too much causing repeated problem in their life. According to the Mayo Clinic (2012)‚ binge drinking

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    occasionally drink types of alcohol like beer and wine to release tension after daily labour or other ordeals. However‚ prolonged intake of alcoholic drinks can lead to a breakdown in health of the body‚ the brain system and the state of mind. Alcoholism will induce problems to the digestive system of the body where it causes euphoria. Drinking alcohol may depress appetite which in turn makes heavy drinkers eat poorly and become malnourished. Other than that‚ an individual will less likely eat enough

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    Alcoholism Alcoholism is a broad term for problems with alcohol‚ and is generally used to mean compulsive and uncontrolled consumption of alcoholic beverages‚ usually to the detriment of the drinker’s health‚ personal relationships‚ and social standing. It is medically considered a disease‚ specifically an addictive illness‚ and in psychiatry several other terms are used‚ specifically "alcohol abuse" and "alcohol dependence‚" which have slightly different definitions.[1] Alcoholism‚ also called

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