From the June 1981 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

From Medicine to Baseball

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Public action must be taken to force medical schools to include courses on alcoholism and drug abuse, because all professional efforts for change have failed.

Joseph Skom, chairman of the ad hoc Committee on Dangerous Drugs of the American Medical Association, said his organization "for 15 years has petitioned [U.S.] medical schools to provide the time for alcoholism and...

-- The Journal