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  • Alcoholic beverage — A row of alcoholic beverages – in this case, spirits – in a bar. An alcoholic beverage is a drink containing ethanol, commonly known as alcohol. Alcoholic beverages are divided into three general classes: beers, wines, and spirits. They …   Wikipedia

  • alcoholic hallucinosis —    Also known as alcohol hallucinosis and alcohol induced psychotic disorder. All three terms refer to a nosological concept characterized by acute onset, a predominance of * auditory hallucinations (although delusions and hallucinations in other …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Alcoholic hallucinosis — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 3543 ICD10 = F10.3 ICD9 = ICD9|291.3 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = MeshID = Alcoholic hallucinosis is a rare complication of alcohol withdrawal in… …   Wikipedia

  • Addiction pour le travail — Bourreau de travail Un bourreau de travail (workaholic en anglais) est une personne ayant développé une addiction reliée au travail. Dans sa forme extrême, cette dépendance peut mener à la mort suite au syndrome d épuisement professionnel :… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sexual addiction — is a controversial term to describe sexual behaviour that is characterized at least by two key features: recurrent failure to control the behavior and continuation of the behaviour despite harmful consequences. While this condition is not… …   Wikipedia

  • Drug addiction — is widely considered a pathological state. The disorder of addiction involves the progression of acute drug use to the development of drug seeking behavior, the vulnerability to relapse, and the decreased, slowed ability to respond to naturally… …   Wikipedia

  • Recommended maximum intake of alcoholic beverages — This article summarizes the recommended maximum intake (or safe limits ) of alcohol as recommended by the health agencies of various governments. These recommendations are varied, reflecting scientific uncertainty. The recommendations are… …   Wikipedia

  • Tanning addiction — is a rare syndrome where an individual appears to have a physical and/or psychological addiction to sunbathing or the use of tanning beds. Medical News Today, [ Tanning addiction exists, study] .… …   Wikipedia

  • alcohol addiction — noun habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to severe withdrawal symptoms • Syn: ↑alcoholism, ↑inebriation,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • alcoholism — Synonyms and related words: a habit, acquired tolerance, acute alcoholism, addictedness, addiction, alcoholic addiction, alcoholic psychosis, amphetamine withdrawal symptoms, barbiturate addiction, barbiturism, bottle nose, chain smoking, chronic …   Moby Thesaurus

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