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Is alcoholism causually linked to being sexually abused as a kid?
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In brief: Anything...
...That causes depression or low self esteem, can contribute to alcoholism.

In brief: Anything...
...That causes depression or low self esteem, can contribute to alcoholism.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. Kevin Passer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
In brief: Possibly
There is a genetic association for alcohol problems, thus, it runs in families.
It may be that who ever molested you, was a family member with a drinking problem. I would seek help to prevent more of a full blown problem with alcoholism. Good luck.

In brief: Possibly
There is a genetic association for alcohol problems, thus, it runs in families.
It may be that who ever molested you, was a family member with a drinking problem. I would seek help to prevent more of a full blown problem with alcoholism. Good luck.
Dr. Kevin Passer
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