An Alcohol Abuse Epidemic
Almost 14 million Americans (1 in 13 adults) have problems with drinking alcohol. About 8 million of these people are considered alcoholics.
Exposure to alcohol abuse often starts at a young age. About 1 in 4 American children (19 million) is exposed at some time before age 18 to alcohol abuse or dependence in their family.
Learn more about alcohol use and abuse -- and how to conquer it.