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Lost your job? Put down the bottle

Lost your job? Put down the bottle
If you are crushed by job loss, don’t drink. If you know people who are crushed by job loss, stay with them if they are drinking. Don’t let COVID stop you. Keep them on a video call. Put on the mask and go to their home.

If you are crushed by job loss, don’t drink.If you know people who are crushed by job loss, stay with them if they are drinking.Job loss or any deep sense of defeat can be powerful triggers.That’s why at Detroit’s Henry Ford Health System, patients in danger are flagged by algorithms that look for triggers such as a job loss, chronic pain, opioid use and insomnia.

New unemployment claims have more than tripled in New York City from last year, and are up by 156% statewide.Veterans Affairs, in New York and nationally, uses similar artificial intelligence.

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