Author | Jack R. Cornelius, MD, MPH

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Treating Adolescents With Major Depression and an Alcohol Use Disorder

October 01, 2006

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Alcohol is the drug of choice for adolescents, with cigarettes and marijuana being second and third. Contrary to widespread belief, alcohol dependence is most common in 18- to 20-year-olds, with progressively decreasing rates of alcohol dependence in older age groups.

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