Reducing Your Risk of Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD)
The risk of AUD is higher in people who used alcohol when they were children and teens. It may be possible to lower the risk. This may be done by having more family meals together. Mentoring teens may also lower the risk.
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- Adrian Preda, MD
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