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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   i
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
User :   is this the same doc i was speaking to a hour ago
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Please be fast so tht I can help you as much as I can
Doctor :   before it becomes busy again
User :   ok i'll try
Doctor :   you were sying about the alcoholism
Doctor :   and the family problems
User :   yes mostly family problems one after each other
Doctor :   Put each problem one by one so that there is no confusion
User :   people dying, brother getting arrested my alcohol addiction and some people in myfamily have depression at the moment
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   my brother used to always be there for me but he moved away and got his self arrested, im scared im going to end up like my dad
Doctor :   Do you have suicidal tendencies
Doctor :   did you ever attempt them
User :   i've tried it
Doctor :   What made you so
Doctor :   are you studying
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   my life was and is getting me down so i turned to drink which led me one night thinking what is there for me her
User :   i did go to college to study being a hairdresser
User :   19 female unemployed dont no height or weight
Doctor :   I am glad that you are going to college and also working as a hair dresser
Doctor :   dont you have some one in the college as your friends
User :   i dont go college anymore
User :   when i did go college i had loads of friends but they move on as i have
Doctor :   Why not
User :   it got to much for me
Doctor :   Did you finish your study?
Doctor :   What did you study?
User :   hairdressing
Doctor :   thats good]
Doctor :   So what is your daily routine
User :   wake up have a drink take my dog for a walk drive to see my brother somtimes and clean my house
Doctor :   and then??
User :   watch tv and drink
User :   i do go out in the evening normally to a pub or club
Doctor :   I think you need company, friends
Doctor :   and some one to talk and shaore your feelings
Doctor :   that solves most of your problem
Doctor :   Do anyoene complain of your drinking habit
Doctor :   DO yoiu take alcohol as eye opener
User :   they just think im being a youngster yes they do say why do you drink and i say because thats what every youngster does
User :   an eye opener?
Doctor :   i mean in the morning
Doctor :   to get up
Doctor :   How much do you drink
Doctor :   and do you drink and drive?
User :   i hardly drive but when i do i have done
User :   what do you mean how much do i drink?
User :   i do drink to get up yes
User :   if i ididnt i dont know what i'll do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you know somethiing called Alcohol anonymous
User :   i've heard of it
Doctor :   have you tried
User :   i've tried in so many ways
Doctor :   hve you tried AA
Doctor :   is my question
User :   no
Doctor :   Alcohol anonymous
Doctor :   do you know what it has
User :   no
User :   people recovering and recovered from alcohol?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   they have all age groups
Doctor :   18 to 80
Doctor :   ages
Doctor :   so why cant you join them they not only discus about the alcohol issues
Doctor :   but you can make some friends in yoiur area
User :   i wouldnt be able to face it
User :   what did you mean by how much did i drink?
Doctor :   What is the quantity you drink per day
Doctor :   and what is the it?
User :   couple bottles of vodka some times beer
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I think you must try AA once
Doctor :   you really like it
Doctor :   there are some alcoholism support groups
User :   like it, i cant see waking up in the morning without have that drink
Doctor :   that is initiated by state in UK
Doctor :   yes that is called eye opener drink
Doctor :   it is too dangerous if dont care about it now
User :   that drink gets me through each and every day
User :   i dont no what i would be capable off with out it
Doctor :   you are depressed with yoiur activities
Doctor :   you really need some ones company
Doctor :   to cope up
Doctor :   and the ppl at AA help you in all activities
User :   i havent been outside my door without a drink for a year, when i tried to overdose i said i was going to kick the alcohole but i didnt
User :   it gave me more excuse to drink
User :   i dont think i'll be able to do
User :   your busy so i'll go and have a pint if you want
Doctor :   as I told you i become busy
Doctor :   and wish to complete your chat as fast as
Doctor :   but it is going on for 35 minutes
User :   dont worry i'll get a pint thanks
User :   your a busy man
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Bye
User :   sorry chat went on for 35 minutes
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