a man leaning back in a chair showing alcoholism effects on varying ages

Do Alcoholism’s Effects Vary With Age?

Alcoholism is a diagnosable form of alcohol use disorder. This condition includes both a physical dependence on alcohol and a pattern of drinking. Some people develop alcoholism-related symptoms at a relatively early age. However, others develop them in middle age or later in life. Alcoholism onset has a large effect on the mental, physical, and…