ALCOHOLISM AT LARGE

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Alcohol disorders often overlooked before surgery
Alcohol use disorders (AUDs) are frequently overlooked in patients undergoing surgery, despite a simple method to identify at-risk patients,...
Report: Alcoholism treatment good for bottom line
Treatment for alcoholism through an employee assistance program (EAP) can lead to improved work attendance, reduced turnover, and lower health care...
Alcoholism At Large
Research suggests that alcoholics are more likely than non-alcoholics to experience emotions such as annoyances, frustrations, and anger. A new study...
Alcoholism At Large
Rates of smoking and coffee drinking are much higher among alcoholics in recovery than the general population, a study at Vanderbilt University...
Research: Alcoholism in elderly often misdiagnosed
Alcohol use disorders are often underdetected and misdiagnosed in elderly people, according to researchers at Mercer's Institute for Research on...
Alcoholism can affect diagnosis of psychiatric syndromes
Heavy drinking associated with alcoholism can coexist with, contribute to, or result from several different psychiatric syndromes, and can complicate...
Alcoholism At Large
According to a recent national survey, most U.S. adults believe that recovery from alcoholism and addiction is possible. A telephone survey of more...
Alcoholism At Large
A study of death certificates recorded between 2001 and 2005 found that about 12 percent of all deaths among Native Americans were related to alcohol...
Alcoholism At Large
Reseachers in Scotland concluded that individuals with higher childhood intelligence scores could be more prone to drinking Problems later in life....
Alcoholism At Large
A multi-center study conducted by the Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research at Children's Hospital Boston finds that parents would be...