USA: Adults Turn to Alcohol to Cope With COVID-19

Posted May 15 2020 4WHO, Affordability, Alcohol Harm, alcohol marketing, Alcohol Use Disorder, Availability, BigAlcoholExposed, Binge Alcohol Use, COVID-19, Evidence, Mental Health, News, Public Health, WHO

Stay-at-home orders during the coronavirus pandemic have led to more adults consuming alcohol and other drugs as a way to cope with stress, according to a recent study.
More than one in four adults (28%) said they have used alcohol or other drugs to make themselves feel better…

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