Alcoholism Remains Top Substance Use Issue For Youth | Parentally Speaking


By Ezra Helfand

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April is “celebrated” as Alcohol Awareness Month.

The purpose of Alcohol Awareness Month is to point out the stigma that surrounds alcoholism and substance abuse. Alcoholism seems to have lost its place as the top addiction problem in America.

Unfortunately, the opioid epidemic is front and center in most people’s minds when the topic of addiction comes up. But has alcoholism really gone anywhere? Not according to statistics reported by…click here to continue reading