• Following the repeal of prohibition in 1933, the Anti-Saloon League's fortunes fell dramatically and it found itself unable to continue supporting the World League Against Alcoholism. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are a number of outstanding alcoholism treatment programs available at Transformations treatment center in Florida. (google.com)
  • In 1991, the AMA further endorsed the dual classification of alcoholism by the International Classification of Diseases under both psychiatric and medical sections. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genes not only carry information about eye and skin color, but also carry vulnerability to specific diseases, and probably cause a susceptibility to alcoholism as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • People with alcoholism have difficulty controlling their drinking, and thus tend to continue to drink despite problems that it causes. (conservapedia.com)
  • The biggest problem FUN ctional alcoholism faces today is that people misunderstand it. (collegehumor.com)
  • The use of such displays is not a glorification of alcoholism but rather a means of bringing about the public realization that alcoholism can affect even people who have reached an enviable position in society. (latimes.com)
  • Alcoholism was formerly not an issue, and the people drank in moderation with meals. (dailystrength.org)
  • The World Health Organization estimates that as of 2010 there were 208 million people with alcoholism worldwide (4.1% of the population over 15 years of age). (wikipedia.org)
  • In studying alcoholism, COGA hopes to find better ways of treating alcoholism and improving the lives of the millions of people who suffer from alcoholism. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bible believing Christians commonly assert that the root cause of alcoholism is often spiritual/character issues and through the power of God these can be addressed. (conservapedia.com)
  • Some of the main conclusions of Vaillant's book are: That alcoholism is as much a social as a medical condition. (wikipedia.org)