We’ve been inundated with news about celebrities arrested/jailed for DUI– Lindsay Lohan, Mel Gibson, Dave Hasselhoff –to name a few. Alcoholism is a major problem that leads to a lot of long term health problems such as liver cirrhosis, pancreatitis, gastritis, cancer of the esophagus, heart disease and diabetes, not to mention broken relationships. Research the web and share what you find about alcoholism. Is it inherited? How does one know he/she is an alcoholic? What exactly is alcoholism? What is binge drinking? Is alcoholism curable? Are there any drugs that can cure it?