65% of Heavy Drinkers Are Concerned, yet Only 26% Seek Treatment

Sep 27, 2022 1:05 PM ET
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65% of heavy drinkers responded “yes” when asked if they have ever been concerned about their drinking, yet only 26% have sought treatment. It’s important to know that treatment and support are available. If you are concerned about your drinking, talk to your healthcare provider. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism is a helpful resource to learn more: https://bit.ly/3BhluBf

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