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Does Alcoholism stunt maturity?

In clinical understanding and recovery common knowledge it’s said alcoholics stop maturing at roughly the time addiction takes hold.  A man who starts drinking alcoholically at the age of 19, say, will react to the trials and glories of life as a 19 year old would, even when he’s a 70 year old codger.  Alcoholism exercises some psychic freeze […]