When one drink is too much, and a hundred is not enough.

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MY MOM and ALCOHOL. – written by Sarah Christopher: I have a story to share about my mother losing the battle against alcohol, here’s how scary it can be… Alcohol makes you so alone.. so alone. My mother kicked us all out of her life, after a long battle against alcohol. She died on July 4, 2014, in her home. We didn’t find […]

Women Alcoholics

Women Alcoholics face greater risks to their health than their male counterparts. Alcohol increases a woman’s risk of developing serious illnesses and an increased risk of heart disease, liver disease, ulcers, reproductive problems, osteoporosis, pancreatic  memory loss, and other illnesses caused by substance and alcohol abuse. The effects of alcohol on the liver are more severe […]

The importance of support groups…and combination therapy.

10 Things The Adult Child Of An Addict Wants You To Know

By Joni Edelman   There are many adults among us — many of whom you might not recognize — with intimate knowledge of what it’s like to grow up with an addicted parent. Sadly, there are also many people who love those adults and don’t know what it is like to have become an adult […]

Alcoholics Anonymous, 12 Traditions

SMART Recovery – Self Management for Addiction Recovery

    For those that cannot or will not go to Alcoholics Anonymous there are many recovery programs out there. One of which is called the SMART RECOVERY. “Discover the Power of Choice!”™ SMART Recovery is the leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group. Our participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific […]