Alcohol Abuse test

Alcohol Use Disorders are defined by drinking over a period of time and in ways that lead to problems with physical health, mental health, breakdown in social and personal relationships, and poor work function. Drinking too much and alcoholism create additional health risks, including liver failure and certain cancers.

75% of the adults in the U.S. use alcohol. 50% of drinking men and 33% of drinking women report some adverse effect from their drinking. Find out if you have traits that may indicate you have an alcohol use disorder.

Select the appropriate choice for how often you experience each situation.

Select your gender:
How often do you have a drink containing alcohol?
How many drinks containing alcohol do you have on a typical day when you are drinking?
How often do you have 6 or more drinks on one occasion?
How often during the past year have you found that you were not able to stop drinking once you had started?
How often during the past year have you failed to do what was normally expected of you because of drinking?
How often during the past year have you needed a first drink in the morning to get yourself going after a heavy drinking session?
How often during the past year have you had a feeling of guilt or remorse after drinking?
How often during the past year have you been unable to remember what happened the night before because you had been drinking?
Have you or someone else ever been injured as a result of your drinking?
Has a relative or friend or a doctor or other health worker been concerned about your drinking or suggested you cut down?

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