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Modelling and analysis of an alcoholism model with treatment and effect of Twitter

Department of Applied Mathematics, Lanzhou University of Technology, Lanzhou, Gansu, 730050, People’s Republic of China

Special Issues: Transmission dynamics in infectious diseases

A new alcoholism model with treatment and effect of Twitter is introduced. The stability of all equilibria which is determined by the basic reproductive number R 0 is obtained. The occurrence of backward and forward bifurcation for a certain defined range of R 0 are established by the center manifold theory. Numerical results and sensitivity analysis on several parameters are conducted. Our results show that Twitter may be a good indicator of alcoholism model and affect the emergence and spread of drinking behavior.
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