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What makes alcoholics drink? Research shows it's more complex than supposed, EurekAlert! Science News

What makes alcoholics drink? New research has found that in both men and women with alcohol dependence, the major factor predicting the amount of drinking seems to be a question of immediate mood. They found that suffering from long-term mental health problems did not affect alcohol consumption, with one important exception: men with a history of depression had a different drinking pattern than men without a history of depression; surprisingly those men were drinking less often than men who were not depressed "This work once again shows that alcoholism is not a one-size-fits-all condition", said lead researcher, Victor Karpyak (Mayo Clinic, MN, USA). "So the answer to the question of why...

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The Chester H. Kirk Collection on Alcoholism and Alcoholics Anonymous :: Brown University Library

The Chester H. Kirk Collection on Alcoholism and Alcoholics Anonymous In 1995, Chester H. Kirk, in a generous contribution to the Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, established the Chester H. Kirk Collection on Alcoholism and Alcoholics Anonymous. Chester H. Kirk was the CEO of AmTrol, Inc. and Founder of Edgehill Newport. The initial vision for the collection, initiated by then Founder and Center Director David C. Lewis, MD and Brown University President Vartan Gregorian, included substantial funds for the Brown University Libraries and funds for fellowships to facilitate study of the collection. The 15,000 items purchased initially with Chester Kirk's gift were...

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Information for Professionals Alcoholics Anonymous - Area 11 Connecticut

Information for Professionals What We Do: A.A.’s local committees for Cooperation with the Professional Community (C.P.C.) provide information about Alcoholics Anonymous to members of the community whose profession may bring them in regular contact with anyone who may suffer from the disease of alcoholism. We offer information through a variety of methods, and seek to establish simple and effective ways to work with professionals with a policy of “cooperation, but not affiliation.” Our Methods: Exhibits: Upon request, our committee is available to set up exhibit tables offering informational pamphlets and statewide meeting schedule booklets at any professional event. Presentations: We...

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Services Programs, Burke Council on Alcoholism Chemical Dependency

Doing business as Burke Recovery, The Burke Council on Alcoholism and Chemical Dependency, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization. The Council believes alcoholism and chemical dependency are treatable diseases. We focus our efforts on education, prevention, and rehabilitation in the field of alcoholism and chemical dependency. We have divided our services & programs into 3 major categories- Prevention/ Education, Treatment, and Recovery Support. 1. Prevention / Education Burke Recovery has several programs specifically designed to educate and promote awareness throughout the community. Some of these programs include the Student Assistance Program, Faith-Based Community Recovery...

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Alcoholism in Your Twenties, Just a Phase or an Addiction? - Arrow Passage Recovery

Alcoholism in Your Twenties, Just a Phase or an Addiction? Many people get introduced to alcohol in their late teens when they are finishing high school and entering college. During college, in America, there is a binge drinking culture. So, a young teens first foray into drinking is done under irresponsible terms. But does the binge drinking two to three nights a week on college campus lead you to alcoholism? Is it just a phase that will fade after college? These are questions many young adults face, usually hungover, after a night of heavy drinking. For some they can say enough is enough and stop drinking after their second beer on a nice spring afternoon. Others though cannot, and the...

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Nacoa, The National Association for Children of Alcoholics, Information

Information Nacoa is here for everyone affected by their mum or dad’s drinking. It’s OK to hate the problems drinking can cause, yet love the person who is drinking. If your parent, step-parent, grandparent, or anyone else important to you drinks too much, finding out more about alcohol problems can help you feel better. Why people drink alcohol People have drunk alcoholic drinks for thousands of years. There are many reasons why people drink. Some people like the taste. They drink at social occasions such as parties, often with family and friends. Some people drink because they like the feeling of being drunk. Alcohol is a drug made from fruit or grains that have been put through a special...

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Information for health professionals, Alcoholics Anonymous in Plymouth

Information for health professionals AA and Alcoholism Alcoholics Anonymous is concerned solely with the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics who turn to the Fellowship for help. The Fellowship has adopted a policy of “cooperation but not affiliation” with other organizations concerned with the problem of alcoholism. A.A. does not engage in the fields of alcoholism research, medical or psychiatric treatment, education, or advocacy in any form, although members may participate in such activities as individuals. A.A. does not accept or seek financial support from outside sources. In all public relationships, AA’s sole objective is to help the still suffering...

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ALCOHOLISM - COMPLETE information about ALCOHOLISM - Hpathy

alcoholismalcoholism treatment sign of alcoholism symptom of alcoholism effects of alcoholismAlcoholism is a chronic, often progressive disease that can be fatal. The condition involves a preoccupation with alcohol and impaired control over alcohol intake. Alcoholism usually involves physical dependence on the drug alcohol, but genetic, psychological and social factors contribute to this addiction. Alcoholism...

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Alcohol Addiction

What is alcohol addiction?Alcohol addiction, also known as alcoholism, is a disease that affects people of all walks of life. Experts have tried to pinpoint factors like genetics, sex, race, or socioeconomics that may predispose someone to alcohol addiction. But it has no single cause. Psychological, genetic, and behavioral factors can all contribute to having the disease.It’s important to note that alcoholism is a real disease. It can cause changes to the brain and neurochemistry, so a person with an alcohol addiction may not be able to control their actions.Alcohol addiction can show itself in a variety of ways. The severity of the disease, how often someone drinks, and the alcohol they...

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One-on-one care at our Addiction Alcoholism Rehab Center.

Addiction Alcoholism Rehab CenterSolutions Retreat is a proven, top-rated, exclusive, fully-confidential, in-patient Alcoholism Rehab Center. We have the one-on-one care that your loved-one needs. He may not want it. But if you are reading this page, he probably needs it. Alcoholism and addiction are big problems. Our Addiction Alcoholism Rehab Center has the Solution. We only work with men, over 18 years old.Has your loved-one had difficulty getting and staying clean and sober? Has this been a source of frustration in your life? Our staff has been through the valley your loved-one is going through now. We used drugs and alcohol for many years. Eventually, the consequences of our alcohol...

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