alcohol addiction


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Noun1.alcohol addiction - habitual intoxicationalcohol addiction - habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to severe withdrawal symptoms
drug addiction, white plague - an addiction to a drug (especially a narcotic drug)
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Now, there's a new clinical trial underway to test the potential of MDMA as a treatment for alcoholism or alcohol addiction. The small clinical trail being conducted in the United Kingdom by researchers at the Imperial College London is the first to explore this avenue of use.
A 40-year-old Alness man was given social work help for the next three months to help beat his alcohol addiction and offending.
He was also told to attend alcohol addiction counselling as directed by a social worker.
Summary: Washington D.C [USA], May 18 (ANI): Stepped alcohol treatment has helped HIV positive people coping with alcohol addiction, claimed researchers.
Alcohol Awareness Month provides an opportunity to increase awareness and understanding of alcohol addiction, its causes, effective treatment and recovery.
Alcohol addiction is a nationwide epidemic but there may be hope on the way in the form of a new pill from Adial Pharmaceuticals, CBS BAF's Michelle Griego reports.
Has Ben Affleck continued gambling even after his stint in rehab due to alcohol addiction? A new tabloid report claims Jennifer Garner's ex-husband may have not dropped this bad habit despite going alcohol-free, but this claim has no proof supporting it.
The law prohibits any advertising of alcohol and establishes that the persons in need of treatment for alcohol addiction are provided with appropriate medical assistance.
Batman star Affleck last entered rehab in 2017 and had previously sought treatment for his alcohol addiction in 2001.
The website reports the Oscar-winning actor, who has long struggled with alcohol addiction, fell off the wagon a while ago and has gradually got worse, while Page Six says Ben had been "struggling" ever since his breakup from longtime girlfriend Lindsay Shookus.
An anonymous questionnaire was used in order to discover the degree of alcohol addiction to be defined, (Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test [AUDIT] Moussas et al., 2009).

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