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“A new study has revealed over 24 million Brits self-medicate with alcohol and drugs in order to cope with mental health symptoms.

Although conversations around mental health are more common and encouraged than ever, LifeSearch claims millions of people are still turning to self-medication as a way to relieve anxiety, insomnia and depression.

The study, conducted by LifeSearch, found one in five Brits currently use over the counter medication, alcohol or drugs to help them cope while others rely on gambling, sex, food or spending.”

Find more from LifeSearch (UK, May 2019)

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