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I'm sure they do... for the very same reasons if not the same motives

There are numerous studies about the role genetics play in alcoholism, and as an extension, drug abuse. To be honest with you I get lost in the detailed technical jargon of clinical studies, but there are numerous factor at play: genetics, individual personality traits, and social influences. Read up on the various blind twins studies where one twin was raised in a different environment from the other twin. The rates of alcoholism for both twins is very high.
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