What is Alcohol Abuse? 2017-11-10T09:54:09-06:00

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The Dangers of Alcohol Abuse and Binge Drinking

If you or somebody you know is affected by Alcohol Abuse or displays any of the following symptoms, you must begin accepting help as early as possible. The sooner somebody with an Alcohol Abuse problem receives help, the better tomorrow will be.

Alcohol Abuse

Technically, Alcohol Abuse is at play if you have continued to drink for 12 months or longer and have gotten into dangerous situations related to drinking, such as:

  • Drinking and driving
  • Dropping out of school or being fired
  • Slacking off at home or with financial obligations
  • Have legal troubles owed to alcohol – like being arrested
  • Drinking In Public Places Where Alcohol Is Not Allowed
  • drinking has affected any of your personal relationships

Keep in mind that plenty of people can drink Alcohol their whole lives and can even do it on a regular basis, and will never develop any issues. This is where the ordinary drinker and the Alcohol Abuser vary.

In brief, somebody that Abuses Alcohol tends to consume more Alcohol than their body can endure; which could lead to lesser health problems with a likelihood of developing a significant Alcohol Addiction tomorrow.

Some people are more susceptive to Alcohol Abuse than most. This is why it’s common for people to drink their entire lives and never abuse it, and why others experience difficulty right away.

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