Category Archives: Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol problems in older adults

Substance abuse is viewed as a disorder of the young. Substance abuse among older adults is often ignored or even denied by family members and health care workers. When speaking of an aging parent’s use of alcohol and medications, many … Continue reading

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Alcohol and young people

Alcohol consumption is a fact of life for young people in many parts of the world. Children and young people are born into a world where drinking alcohol is seen as both a pleasure and a danger. Alcohol consumption by … Continue reading

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