While it may be fun now, it is getting worrying...will it slow down. It is no fun to be involved in a relationship with an alcoholic.You start to wonder whether your date has a drinking problem or worse, is an alcoholic. It is better to know before you get too involved, whether your prospective partner is drink dependent. If you think that you may be dating an alcoholic then there are certain signs that you can look for in their behavior. Yes, in an ideal world you would say thank you but no thank you.your 12 Step Program of Recovery, we have THOUSANDS OF CLEAN AND SOBER SINGLES and Recovering Friends in ALL 12 Step Programs of Recovery, for sober dating and hoping to meet you!
Perhaps you would think twice before putting an answer.
In 2010, a study from psychologist Charles Holahan at the University of Texas at Austin found that moderate drinkers live longer than people that abstain from alcohol.
In a comment to First Met.com, he explained that the social theory isn’t out of the realm of possibilities, as drinking helps people relax, reduces emotional tension, and creates more opportunities for friendship and popularity.
“These factors also appear to contribute to better health and longer life,” he said.
These signs do not necessarily mean your dating an alcoholic but they are indicators that he/she most definitely has a problem with drinking and may well be alcohol dependent. Getting involved with an alcoholic will always end in tears.