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Active duty at greater risk than reserves for post-deployment alcohol abuse

So reports an article I read recently in an old issue of Military Medicine.

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So reports an article I read recently in an old issue of Military Medicine. Part of the reason seems to be that reservists have more access to civilian health care than do active duty soldiers, sailors, Marines, and Air Force people.

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Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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