Reasons why someone becomes an alcoholic
Causes of alcoholism
REASONS OF ALCOHOLISM
Why do some people drink too much?
There are many reasons that may induce people to drink. Like any other drug, its causes can be varied. (See why people take drugs) The possible causes that have been mentioned include:
How to know if a person is an alcoholic?
The personal suspicion that someone needs alcohol daily is one of the most important evidence to presume that someone can be addicted to alcohol. This implies that the individual concerned should see a doctor to solve the problem.
Most of the time family members or friends should help the ill person to visit doctors and specialists, as the alcoholic almost never admits the dependence; indeed, the react negatively to any comments about his or her drinking habits.
Medicine has a series of tests to determine the degree of alcohol dependence based on behavioral tests and medical tests on the effects it has on the body
However there are a number of very significant signs that reveal alcoholism, both of physical and psychological nature. Among the most important are:
Psychological symptoms of alcoholism:
Physical symptoms of alcoholism:
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This material is for informational purposes only. In case of doubt, consult the doctor.