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Risks of Alcohol Abuse in Young Adults

With the school year in full swing, stress can creep in as deadlines and holidays approach. For those in college, it can be tempting to ride out the stress by self-medicating with alcohol. Parties and study sessions can seem easier with a drink, but knowing how much is too much is important. Preventing and treating…

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Are College Students Receiving Enough Drug Treatment?

Young adults in a college setting are particularly vulnerable to drug and alcohol use. Peer pressure, isolation from family and friends, and pressure from college commitments all combine to create a high-stress environment with low discipline and easy access to drugs and alcohol. College drug treatment may be available in some capacity from the college…