Is alcoholism linked to depression?

Answer On One Hand: Depression is a Risk For AlcoholismOne of the factors that contributes to a person's risk for developing a dependence on alcohol (alcoholism) is depression, according to the Mayo Clini... Read More »

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Anti-Depression Medication for Juvenile Depression?

Antidepressant medications are often prescribed in conjunction with psychotherapy for adolescents suffering from depression. The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that approximately fiv... Read More »

Can alcoholism be treated?

Yes. I'm an alcoholic. I have been sober for almost 15 years (it will be 15 on April 20, 07). I got sober in 92. I've never relapsed.Alcoholism can be treated. It cannot be cured. I will always be ... Read More »

Is alcoholism curable?

On One Hand: Alcoholism Is CurableWhen a person who is addicted to alcohol gets appropriate treatment, it is possible for him to recover fully from alcohol addiction, according to Medline Plus. Tre... Read More »

Is alcoholism a behavior?

On One Hand: Alcoholism as Diseasealcoholism is one of the most difficult diseases to really get a handle on, because it doesn't exhibit the same symptoms as something like heart disease or chicken... Read More »