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How Can Heavy Drinking Lead To Divorce?

November 26, 2013

A new study by the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions warns that if one spouse is a heavier drinker than the other, then the marriage may be doomed. If both are sots, the divorce rate was the same as if neither drank heavily. Over the nine-year study, almost half of the couples where one partner was a heavy drinker ended up in divorce. For all other couples, the divorce rate was 30%. The rate was also slightly higher if it was the wife in the marriage who was the heavier drinker.

[ Read the Article: Heavy Drinking Leads To Higher Divorce Rate, Unless Both Partners Do It ]



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