From the November 1978 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Poll Finds More Trouble

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The number of Americans who have alcohol-related problems has doubled in the last four years, although the number of adult drinkers in this nation has not increased in the last year, according to the latest Gallup Poll.

Of the 1,523 adults surveyed nationwide, 24% said that liquor had caused trouble in their families. That figure was 12% in 1974.

The percentage of adults who...

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