RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The rate of alcohol consumption in Brazil is more alarming than the use of illegal substances, according to the Third National Survey on Drug Use by the Brazilian population, published by the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (FIOCRUZ).
The survey found that more than half of Brazil's population age 12 to 65 said they had consumed alcohol at some point in their lives.
Approximately 46 million (30.1 percent) reported . . .