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Alcoholism is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Alcoholism books and related discussion.

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Jellinek Chart of Alcoholism -
Historic chart shows progression of alcoholic decline and recovery.
Chapter 3 - More About Alcoholism
Chapter 3. MORE ABOUT ALCOHOLISM. Most of us have been unwilling to admit we were real alcoholics.
Alcoholics Anonymous and the Disease Concept of Alcoholism
This paper looks at the medical view of alcoholism as a disease. This concept was important to the development of Alcoholics Anonymous.
with a condition (e.g., alcoholism) who are correctly identified by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (1995).

Suggested News Resources

Suicide prevention: Eat more fish?
An intriguing study, released by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, found that 800 US military personnel who committed suicide had low omega-3 levels.
Third heroin forum set for tonight in Oakville
The St. Louis County Police Department, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse and the St. Louis County Children's Service Fund will also have speakers at the event.
Perry Compared Homosexuality to Alcoholism in 2008 Book
Just ask Ken Buck, who drew criticism when he compared same-sex attraction to alcoholism on NBC's Meet the Press in October 2010 during his unsuccessful Senate run in Colorado. Since leaping into the GOP presidential race, Texas Gov.
LETTER: Alcoholism is treatable
More than 50 years after the American Medical Association declared alcoholism to be a disease, the American Society of Addiction Medicine has followed suit. ASAM now describes addiction as a chronic disease of the brain.
Heroin continues to kill locally, officials reach out to parents
by Diana Zoga National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse - St. Louis area, the St. Louis County Children's Service Fund, and police are taking part.

Suggested Web Resources

Alcoholism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alcoholism is the addiction to or dependency upon drinking excessive amounts of alcoholic beverages.
Alcoholism - The Alcoholism Home Page
Alcoholism -
Alcoholism — Comprehensive overview covers causes, symptoms, treatment of this serious addiction.
Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Facts, Effects, Symptoms, Signs
13 hours ago Alcoholism is a disease that affects over 14 million people in the U.S.
Alcoholism: MedlinePlus
6 days ago Offers information about Alcoholism. From the U.S.

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