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One in Ten Children are Living with an Alcoholic

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A new government study found one in ten kids in the U.S. has an alcoholic parent.

Researchers in Chicago say those kids are at increased risk for a mental health problems, including depression and anxiety.

Children who live with an alcoholic parent are also more likely to be abused or neglected at home.