One in five adult Americans have normally resided with an alcohol dependent family member while growing up. | Kliqqi Social Bookmarking
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In general, these children have higher risk for having emotional issues than children whose parents are not alcoholics. Alcohol dependence runs in family groups, and children of alcoholics are four times more likely than other children to develop into alcoholics themselves. Compounding the psychological impact of being raised by a parent who is struggling with alcohol abuse is the fact that most c