Study points to how low-income, resource-poor communities can reduce substance abuse

Posted by on April 21, 2016 9:13 pm
Categories: health

Cocaine use has increased substantially among African Americans in some of the most underserved areas of the United States. Interventions designed to increase connection to and support from non-drug using family and friends, with access to employment, the faith community, and education, are the best ways to reduce substance use among African Americans and other minorities in low-income, resource-poor communities, a study concludes.

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