We've also known that development of alcohol dependence gives rise to increased sensitivity to stress.
What does AD stand for?
AD stands for Alcohol Dependence
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- Air Dried (timber)
- Aircraft Division (USN)
- Airspace Deconfliction
- Airworthiness Directive
- Akabane Disease
- Alarco - Dogus
- Alarm Data (Alcatel)
- Albus Dumbledore (Harry Potter)
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This is the sixth and final installment in a series of articles designed to provide you with the latest information on the use of medications in alcohol dependence treatment.
As more genes are linked to the development of alcohol dependence and substance abuse, the findings will prove useful in developing tools for better gauging individual risk for the disease and identifying those with alcohol problems.
Alcohol dependence occurred most frequently among men, whites, Native Americans, poor people, and young, unmarried adults.
It also describes a brief program of behavioral support for patients taking medicine for alcohol dependence as well as a state-of-the-art behavioral intervention developed for a recent clinical trial.