Archive for month: August, 2008

FAQ – Alcoholism

24 August, 2008 (23:19) | Alcoholism | By: Sobriety Online

1. What is alcoholism? Alcoholism, also known as alcohol dependence, is a disease that includes the following four symptoms: Craving–A strong need, or urge, to drink. Loss of control–Not being able to stop drinking once drinking has begun. Physical dependence–Withdrawal symptoms, such as nausea, sweating, shakiness, and anxiety after stopping drinking. Tolerance–The need to drink […]