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Would you regard someone as an alcoholic if they consumed atleast 2 beers, most, if not every day?


 

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    Laura Schneider 4 years ago

    I checked on the Mayo Clinic's website, and "Steady drinking over time." (http://urlredo.com/Wg on 12/22/12) is a risk factor for alcoholism. In my personal experience, I think the most important risk factor is family alcoholism.

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    Laura Schneider 4 years ago

    I agree. I checked the Mayo Clinic's website, "Steady drinking over time." (http://urlredo.com/Wg on 12/22/12) is a risk factor for alcoholism, not necessarily a drinking problem or a definite case of alcoholism.

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    Laura Schneider 4 years ago

    I followed my own advice:

    www.alcoholscreening.org

    alcoholism.about.com/od/tests/l/blquiz_alcohol.htm

    alcoholism.about.com/od/tests/a/quiz_alcoholic.htm

    www.ncadd.org/index.php/learn-about-alcohol/alcohol-abuse-self-test

    counsellingresource.com/lib/q

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    Laura Schneider 4 years ago

    I'm saddened to hear about the burden you've been forced to carry. If the people your are around are blood relatives, be very careful to never drink a drop yourself. No amount is safe for you, from what I've studied. Be safe--don't drink just in case


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