Posts Tagged Under: alcoholism


Korsakoff’s Syndrome

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The Korsakoff’s Syndrome is characterized by a gross disturbance in recent memory, often compensated for by confabulation ?

This syndrome is associated with excessive alcohol intake and a diet deficient in Thiamine.

(Edited by Dr. María Moya Guirao, MD)

 

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Alcoholism incidence

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75% of American adults drink alcoholic beverages and 1 in 10 will experience some problem with alcoholism ?

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women alcoholics have been, in general, more likely to drink alone, and less likely to experience some of the social stigmata ?

(Edited by Dr. María Moya Guirao, MD)

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