The link posted below is to an article about alcohol dependence and withdrawal symptoms. It aims to help individuals identify warning signs of alcohol addiction and provide additional resources to educate and help them get the help they need. This source covers what alcohol dependence is, the associated signs and symptoms, causes of dependence, how to reduce your risk of becoming dependent, mental health/wellbeing, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, and provides alcohol support services. Great resource for anyone who knows of someone who is struggling or might be struggling with alcohol addiction
Alcohol Dependence—alcohol dependence, or alcoholism, is characterized by atypically heavy/frequent drinking, often to the point that it interferes with daily life activities and relationships. Individuals who struggle to feel “normal” or to enjoy themselves without the aid of alcohol, or who experience withdrawal symptoms in the absence of alcohol consumption are very likely in a stage of Alcohol Dependence.