(Data are for the U.S.)
With wide-ranging statistics, it is difficult to pinpoint the exact percentage of American alcoholics. Depending on the source, the percentage of Americans who have problems with alcohol ranges from 2.6 percent to 5.7 percent, meaning anywhere from 8 million to nearly 18 million Americans.
Selden D. Bacon has written: 'Sociology and the problems of alcohol' -- subject(s): Methodology, Sociology, Alcoholism 'The administration of alcoholism rehabilitation programs' -- subject(s): Alcoholism, Hospitals, Treatment
Approximately 10% of Americans have gallstones, the most common gallbladder problem.
There is great disagreement as to the causes if alcoholism but not as to the effects of alcoholism. It can cause numerous health, legal, economic, personal and family problems.
Yes, it can be ordered by a judge as any other treatment of destructive or dangerous behavior - drug addiction, alcoholism, sexual problems, etc.
Alcoholism doesn't cause the rage but is often used as an excuse for expressing rage.
Problems facing the Cheyenne Indian tribe, like other tribes is a lack of jobs or ways to make money. Many Native Americans are also plagued with alcoholism.
Alcoholism and mental illnesses i.e. depression.
He suffered from alcoholism and depression.
Severe alcohol abuse can lead to accidents, health problems, financial problems, relationship problems, and many other problems.