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Alcohol is a Drug, and It’s Time We Addressed It

Article on Rewire by Sara Shepherd in January 2019

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In Sara Shepherd's article appearing on Rewire in January 2019, "Like McCormick, more than 15 million U.S. adults experience an alcohol use disorder, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

It’s common knowledge that overuse of alcohol can lead to risky behavior and cause severe health problems, like heart disease and heart attacks, pancreatitis and liver disease. The problem is that alcohol is everywhere—in social media posts, on our parents’ counter, in the fridge at work, on our flight home, even hidden in chocolates and coffee creamers.