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Alcohol Use Disorder on the Rise

From the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Alcohol use disorder, or AUD, is the medical diagnosis for problem drinking that causes mild to severe distress or harm. 929 more words

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Survey: Problem Drinking Affects 33 Million, 14 % Of US Adults

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CHICAGO (AP) — Alcohol problems affect almost 33 million adults and most have never sought treatment, according to a government survey that suggests rates have increased in recent years. 407 more words

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Study: Nearly One-Third Of US Adults Have Alcohol Use Disorder

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) — Nearly one-third of Americans are problem drinkers of alcohol, with the overwhelming majority of those misusing alcohol not seeking any kind of treatment. 447 more words

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Alcohol Problems Affect About 33 Million U.S. Adults

About 14% of U.S. adults have alcohol-related problems, according to new data on Americans’ drinking behaviors.

The new study, published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry… 222 more words

Evidence-Based Treatments for Alcohol Use Disorder

By: Sylvina Raver, Ph.D.

Alcohol use disorder, or AUD, is a medical diagnosis given to people who seriously struggle to control their drinking. Approximately 7.2% of American adults suffer from AUD… 1,283 more words

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Medication Assisted Treatment Can be Key Piece in Treating Alcoholism

In recognition of Alcohol Awareness Month, founded by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence in 1987, Gateway Alcohol & Drug Treatment Centers aim to increase public awareness and understanding of alcoholism and the alcohol treatment options available for individuals and families who may need help. 206 more words

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Thinking about Drinking

By Jamie Lynn Page, National Youth Advisory Committee (NYAC) member

You’re an adult now. You’ve graduated high school and are entering college or university, you’re at (or close to) the legal age in your province, and you may be living in a dorm with roommates! 563 more words

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