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Addiction and Alcoholism, History of

Alcohol addiction and alcoholism have been prevalent terms referring to harmful, chronic drinking from which the individual drinker is unable to refrain. The term alcoholism only gained currency in the mid-19th century, yet concerns about persistent drinking and its ...

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