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Conversation With a Recovering Addict

While addiction strikes people of all ethnicities, Hispanics face unique challenges, according to this alcoholic who is recovering in Alcoholics Anonymous.

En español | Lencho, 36, who struggled with alcohol and drug addiction since he was a teenager, has been sober for five years since seeking help from Alcoholics Anonymous. AARP Segunda Juventud recently talked with him about his descent into addiction and the challenges he and other Latinos face when seeking recovery. (To respect AA’s principle of anonymity, we use only his first name.) … Back to Article

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