Psychiatric disorders

The Connection Between Alcoholism And Depression

The Connection Between Alcoholism And Depression


Source: Purdue University

Summary: According to studies, alcoholism has risen sharply in the 2000s, to the point that one such study suggests that one in eight people meet the criteria as an alcoholic.


 

Psychiatric disorders
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More Information: Bridget F. Grant et al, “Prevalence of 12-Month Alcohol Use, High-Risk Drinking, and DSM-IV Alcohol Use Disorder in the United States, 2001-2002 to 2012-2013, JAMA Psychiatry (2017). DOI: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2017.2161 


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