Thanks to Paul over at The Alcoholics Guide to Alcoholism for sharing this and I’m resharing again as I like it so much 🙂
Alcohol and the family is something that resonates for me. My father is a recovering alcoholic of almost 30 years and my step-father was a daily drinker. The potential addiction was in my blood and alcohol was in my house as I grew up – a loaded gun as I call it ……
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Some of the statistics in this infographic are staggering and I never stood a chance against booze really. I shall be sure that when my children are older they will be told and know that their genes mean they are greater risk with alcohol for addiction and I shall watch carefully and advise accordingly.