Alcoholism Symptoms & Signs, Causes & Treatment


4. Risk factors. Despite scientists can not name the exact reason of alcoholism, they single out a number of factors they may contribute to developing alcohol abuse. They include

●       having 15 and more drinks per week being a male;

●       having 12 and more drinks per week being a female;

●       having 5 drinks a day once or more times a week;

●       having a parent suffering from alcoholism;

●       suffering from other psychological disorders.