Your In-Laws’ History of Drinking Problems Could Lead to Alcohol Issues of Your Own

This is a cartoon drawing of someone handing another person a bottle of wineStudy reveals a previously unrecognized family connection to alcohol use disorder, the drinking habits of a person’s in-laws. People married to those who experienced parental alcohol misuse as a child are more likely to develop an addiction to alcohol, even if the spouse has no history of a personal battle with alcohol use.