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Drug Use Baby Boomers

WATCH: Substance Abuse On The Rise Among Older Adults

The TODAY Show | Posted 07.16.2012 | Fifty

Rich, one of a growing number of people over 50 who have turned to drugs and alcohol to cope with life's stresses, knew he had a problem when "the whe...

5 Meds That Could Become Addictive

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.01.2013 | Fifty

Based on data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, an estimated 4.8 million adults aged 50 and older used an illicit drug -- whether it was an illegal substance or non-medical use of a prescription -- last year.