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By Carol Colleran, Debra Jay

Addiction between older adults is a hidden and hushed challenge. symptoms of alcohol or drugs abuse can simply be incorrect for stipulations with regards to getting older. or even whilst associates or family realize symptoms of dependancy, they generally the necessity for intervention or treatment.

With an anticipated 3 million older american citizens being affected by alcohol and drug misuse and abuse, Aging and Addiction is a much-needed source. The authors, either specialists within the box of dependancy remedy and intervention, offer a deferential, definitive advisor for spotting and addressing substance abuse between older adults. Key themes contain: realizing the connection among getting older and habit, discovering support for a friend, and spotting the therapy wishes of older adults.

Key gains and merits authors are well known specialists within the box of dependancy addresses one of many nation's so much underestimated, less than taken care of illnesses offers how-to-help info for relatives and friends

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