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Many boomers abuse alcohol after age 48 – UPI.com

I’ll be the first to stand up and say this was me…although I probably started more like age 40…and now I’m happily sober. Interesting to note it was family members who influenced those who said they got treatment. I think that sounds like a change for the better, no?

— Forty percent said they considered themselves to be substance abusers after age 48

— More than 90 percent of respondents named alcohol as one of the substances they abused; 49.5 percent of respondents reported prescription drug abuse.

— More than 40 percent of respondents said their families influenced their decision to seek treatment.

Many boomers abuse alcohol after age 48 – UPI.com.

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