Pandemic and alcohol make concerning combination

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A new study from shows that recent lockdowns caused by the pandemic combined with drinking booze have put a strain on Kansas and Missouri relationships.

The website, which provides resources for those coping with alcohol abuse, conducted a survey of 3000 couples, and found many have butted heads during stay-at-home orders.

The site says 13% of Kansas couples say spending too much time at home and drinking alcohol strained their relationships, and 25% of Missouri couples say the same thing.