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When Alcohol Becomes Troublesome

Jan 2006

By Rita Baron-Faust

For some women, older age is a happy, fulfilling period-for others, it's a lonely experience. The loss of a spouse or friends may leave women feeling isolated and depressed. Some women may try to medicate depression or isolation with an accessible and inexpensive drug: alcohol.

To read more about alcohol abuse, click on the link below:

Women's Health Advisor, Jan 2006

Copyright 2006. Used with permission from Weill Medical College of Cornell University's Women's Health Advisor.

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