Comments for: Conference to focus on drug, alcohol abuse in Maine seniors

Posted March 08, 2011, at 7:01 p.m.

As Mainers age, the problem of substance abuse doesn’t just go away. In fact, it often becomes more serious as seniors’ bodies and brains become less able to handle drugs and alcohol. The problem may be worsened as seniors themselves grow less social and more isolated. According to Dr. Clifford …

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