Millions of Americans suffer from alcohol dependence. Millions more suffer from alcohol abuse or binge drinking. No one who abuses alcohol or who is dependent upon alcohol remains untouched by this powerful drug.
Could a potential sign of alcohol dependence be lurking in your reflection? People with light-colored eyes -- which researchers defined as blue, green.
Alcohol use disorders are medical conditions that doctors can diagnose. In the US, about 18 million people have either alcohol dependence—perhaps better known as alcoholism—or alcohol abuse. Alcoholism, the more serious of the disorders, with symptoms such as: Craving—A strong need, or urge, to drink. Loss of control—Not being able to stop drinking once drinking has begun. Physical dependence—Withdrawal symptoms, such as nausea, sweating, shakiness, & anxiety after stopping drinking.
Larry Nassar - Exploiting Privilege and Trust : Source: Sinisha Karich/ Shutterstock The Michigan State University physician Larry Nassar has been sentenced to 175 years (maximum) in prison.There are no psychological assessments available to the public of the former USA Gymnastics doctor. However the numerous sexual assaults committed by Dr. Nassar presents us with an opportunity to discuss sexual predators and the impact of their behavior on victims. Betrayal violation of trust and…