AA can help young adults, but mechanisms unclear
Krystnell Storr, Reuters
Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014, 10:08 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Alcoholics Anonymous can help people, young and old, recover from drinking problems, but young adults seem to benefit mainly - and only - from certain aspects of the program, according to a small U.S. study.
The results may help to better tailor AA for a new generation, researchers say, and help young adults feel more comfortable in the heart of the program, the group meetings.