Search Resources (English): Substance use and the elderly

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Best practices: treatment and rehabilitation for seniors with substance use problems – gender differences

Examines sex and gender as it relates to seniors’ substance use. Finds that older men have more substance use problems but older women are more prone to accidents as a result of substance use.

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Published: 2002
Alcohol and the elderly

One of a series of online resources discussing alcohol research, offering a gendered look at alcohol use among the elderly.

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