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Alcohol use has an outsize impact on public health in New Mexico, where alcohol is involved in... more »
posted 02/04/22

Theodore Alcorn's Work

A generation ago, the state's legislature set alcohol taxes at a few pennies per drink and hasn’t changed them since.
"As an Anglo reporter little versed in this science and history, I had a lot of catching up to do."
Over 73,000 residents who could benefit from treatment to reduce their alcohol consumption are not getting it, more than people addicted to all other substances combined.