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Signs of a Functioning Alcoholic

According to the Mayo Clinic, The clinical definition of alcoholism is the inability to control drinking due to both a physical and emotional dependence on alcohol. An alcohol abuse disorder refers to a long-term addiction to alcohol. Meaning that a person with this condition does not know when or how to stop drinking. They spend…

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Alcohol Detox Symptoms

If you have suffered from alcohol addiction for several weeks, months, or years, you may have developed a dependency on drinking. Therefore, if you try to quit, you will experience alcohol detox symptoms. These symptoms can range from moderate to severe. In some cases, they will cause a significant amount of discomfort and last for…