ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE SYNDROME

Updated: Jan 12, 2021

Hello people, I feel ecstatic to come your way after a long period of absence. It’s time for another refining lecture on a mental disorder troubling a lot of energetic young men out there. Alcohol Dependence Syndrome. As usual, this shall be narrated in the form of a story.

Who loves Mondays? I sure don’t! What’s worse than hauling yourself out of bed and mourning the death of a fun- filled weekend? Mondays can however be very busy days at the Department of Psychiatry. A bustling day we have an influx of novel patients with varying complaints which are predominantly mental.

As I took my seat, a referral form was handed to me. “This man has taken alcohol for the past 15 years and has t