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Alcohol, the drug we drink

Alcohol, the drug we drink

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Published by TACADE, Thames Television in Salford, London .
Written in English

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Statementwritten by Martin Buczkiewicz...[et al.].
ContributionsBuczkiewcz, Martin.
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Open LibraryOL15205400M
ISBN 101872034012

“The thread cinching all of them together is alcohol: The drug we don't call a drug or treat as the deadly drug it is. We encourage use of this drug, then when users can't get where they want.

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Alcohol use disorder (AUD) is a medical condition that doctors diagnose when someone’s drinking causes them distress or harm. AUD ranges from mild to severe. Many people are surprised to learn what counts as a drink. The amount of liquid in one’s glass, can, or bottle is not necessarily equal to how much alcohol is in their beverage.

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