From the March 1982 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Model for the Third World

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Alcoholism can be a persistent problem in Third World countries, particularly if they are acquiring new wealth and experiencing social change.

Yet a low-cost alcoholism treatment program may get excellent results in such territories, as Professor Michael Beaubrun explained. He said that the twin-island nation of Trinidad and Tobago had been transformed from a relatively poor...

-- Alan Massam