Alcoholism Cure - Does it Exist?

Over a one-year period, nearly 9,000 online visitors posed some form of the question: Is there a magical alcoholism cure? Sadly, the answer is no; however, ongoing addictions research continues to enhance treatment programs that encourage sobriety and ultimately attempt to give alcoholics their life back.

In the meantime, a brand new form of research looks at the topic of “alcoholism cure” online. The results tell of expectations, current knowledge, and levels of interest in this important subject of alcohol/drug abuse.

Alcohol Addiction Recovery - Realistic Expectations

Powerful technology reveals that people seem to be realistic about their expectations for addiction treatment. While 8,778 specific queries were registered for “alcoholism cure” in this study (see Graph 4), far more requests were registered for alcohol “addiction recovery” (32,227/year) and “addiction treatment” (30,545) (see Graph 1 below).

While some searches are focused on information about alcohol detox symptoms, detox medication and drug abuse, many others are concerned with locating a detox center/detox centers, addiction counseling (note the spelling) and addiction therapy.

Alcoholism Cure - Prevalent Search Topics - Graph 1

(Continued on Graph 3 at the bottom of this page)

Top 30 two and three word combinations



  estimated searches/year across all search engines     
 1,000  34,000
addiction recovery    32227
addiction treatment    30545
detox center    28096
drug abuse    28072
detox medication    24093
detox program    21915
drug detox    21646
drug rehab    17196
detox centers    14011
detox symptom    13688
drug addiction    12747
addiction counseling    12496
drug treatment    12224
addiction therapy    9807
detox symptoms    8343
addiction help    8109
treatment drug    5704
of drugs    5276
detox protocol    4956
drug facts    4826
addiction treatments    4117
drug counselor    3935
detox diet    3563
drug counseling    3163
addiction rehab    2239
not drugs    2153
abuse drug    2064
addiction services    1915
12 step    1674
addiction intervention    1551
1,000 34,000

Alcohol Detox Program - Numbers are Staggering

Whether it's inquiries about an alcoholism cure or an alcohol detox program, the search frequencies are staggering. In fact, among all related terms studied, the word “alcohol” appears over five million times (see Graph 3). This is followed by “drug” (447,418), “abuse” (347,330), “treatment” (320,261), and “detox” (266,539). These statistics reveal the scope of this study (hundreds of thousands of phrases were analyzed), as well as the prevalence of this troubling societal issue.

Alcoholism Cure - Prevalent Words and Concepts Study - Graph 2

Top 100 words used in alcoholism cure searches
(Top 1000 can be found at Top 100 alcoholism cure exact phrases and top 1,000 concepts/words - Graph 5)



  estimated searches/year across all search engines     
 0  5200000
alcohol    5057997
drug    447418
abuse    347330
treatment    320261
detox    266539
addiction    241109
fetal    238225
syndrome    217785
rehab    159207
center    124932
blood    94076
drugs    89154
centers    88973
drinking    72355
120    71583
paxil    67124
program    63506
facts    61325
paisley    59200
how    59003
brad    58274
poisoning    52573
about    50010
zoloft    48683
body    48142
content    47942
related    46289
symptoms    45790
withdrawal    43601
from    43469
120%    43146
prozac    41896
long    41106
recovery    41088
statistics    40159
levitra    39031
pictures    38495
sugar    37388
calories    34614
what    32440
celexa    32267
ads    31365
beer    29363
testing    28314
alcoholism    27785
drink    27636
side    26803
drinks    26687
medication    25925
myspace    25392
home    25315
programs    24486
lipitor    24247
pregnancy    23810
affects    23680
denatured    23678
urine    23598
brain    23583
term    23415
isopropyl    23366
teens    22384
prohibition    22150
level    21672
test    21315
teen    19978
counseling    19802
layouts    19587
make    19267
liver    19219
stay    18945
pressure    18637
diabetes    18318
teenagers    17731
levels    17662
breath    17308
rehabilitation    17063
recipes    16970
national    16759
deaths    16731
advertising    16626
institute    16466
information    16430
california    16332
rubbing    15924
health    15303
ambien    15201
stove    15189
history    15126
accidents    14952
system    14275
ethyl    14072
low    13988
calorie    13958
teenage    13942
symptom    13763
detoxification    13673
texas    13481
consumption    13290
interaction    13214
car    13103
0 5200000

Addictions Research - Important Applications for Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers

While addictions research takes many forms, it has valuable applications in the treatment of substance abuse. At USDR, near Montreal, Quebec, Canada, a holistic approach to drug and alcohol rehab encompasses compassionate care, proven techniques and strategies, as well as comprehensive addictions research. USDR sponsored the innovative study demonstrated on this page and throughout this website.

Alcoholism Cure - Prevalent Search Topics, Continued - Graph 3

Top 31 - 43 two and three word combinations
(Top 30 are in Graph 1 above)



  estimated searches/year across all search engines     
 700  1500
detoxification process    1468
rehab drug    1438
addiction statistics    1345
drug program    1179
addiction symptoms    1105
teen drug    1101
detox programs    1101
body detoxification    925
detox florida    914
addiction drug    833
detox detox    767
detox rehab    757
about drugs    740
700 1500