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Historically, older adults have not demonstrated high rates of alcohol or other drug use compared with younger adults or presented in large.

A national 2008 survey found that about 40 percent of adults ages 65 and older drink alcohol. Older adults can experience a variety of problems from drinking.

depression, alcohol and prescription drug use and misuse among older adults, and partnering with AoA to get these resources into the hands of Aging Network.