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Do you have any family members with drug and alcohol problems?

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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Addiction Medicine 43 years experience
Mutual support helps: Consider attending a meeting of al-anon for the families and friends of those with problem drinking.

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A 34-year-old member asked:

Can having a drug and alcohol problem be hereditary?

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Dr. Jagdish Mishra
Cardiology 38 years experience
One could.: Some part of it could be hereditary and more so also societal in the sense if parents, siblings and friends have the similar problems, it is more likely to happen to you.

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Last updated Jul 8, 2015

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