Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


2nd hour

what is Alcholism? Alcoholics have no control over their drinking. They drink to escape from reality. When something unpleasant happens to them, they get drunk to avoid dealing with it.
How is the disese affecting society? Alcoholism creates problems for the drinker, the drinker’s family, friends, coworkers, and neighbors. It affects many lives.
Who gets it? Men and women under the age of eighteen. Anyone can be an alcoholic.
What part of the body does it affect? Liver, eyes, hands, legs, heart
Overview of the Disease It’s a drinking problem that effects one out of every eight Americans who uses alcohol suffers from the chronic, severe, and devastating fatal disease known as alcoholism.
What are the treatment options? Professional treatment is often the only way someone can quit drinking
Stages of Alcoholism Drinks too much to feel good. Drinks to get rid of stress.
A Chemical Dependency A Chemical Dependency Alcoholism is a form of chemical dependency. In this case, the chemical or drug upon which one becomes dependent is alcohol
Signs of Alcoholism Signs of alcoholism are easy to spot during the time it takes for the disease to develop. The following questions highlight some of the early signs of alcoholism. They can help you find out if you or someone you know has a problem with alcohol.
What is alcohol abuse? Alcohol abuse is a disease. It is characterized by a maladaptive pattern of drinking alcohol that results in negative work, medical, legal, educational, and/or social effects on a person's life.
Created by: 15benoyva