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Siblings Also Struggle When Addiction Strikes a Family

Article from Whyy by Jen Kinney

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According to Jen Kinney, "Addiction is sometimes called a family disease, so strong are the ripple effects for the parents and children of people struggling with substance use disorders. Many feel they are grappling with their loved ones’ addiction alone. But the adolescent siblings of substance users may feel more alone than most."

This article explains how siblings of addicts can sometimes struggle the most in their family.

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addiction, Education, family, Sibilings, Struggle