Global Drug Survey reports decline in young people’s alcohol use during COVID-19 lock-down

Almost 40% of young people who responded to the Global Drug Survey said they...
Created On: 18/09/2020   (Last updated: 09/10/2020)

Almost 40% of young people who responded to the Global Drug Survey said they had used less alcohol during lock-down. The report was based on over 55,000 respondents across 11 countries including Australia, United Kingdom and the United States. Despite previous concerns about increased alcohol consumption, the report suggests a more mixed response to COVID-19 lock-down measures.

Source: https://medicalxpress.com/news/2020-09-survey-young-people-alcohol-lockdown.html

 

Global addiction news from the Addiction journal website. Updated every week.

Categories
COVID-19 News
Categories
Alcohol