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Many alcoholics going untreated
Many people who need treatment for an alcohol problem are not seeking help, according to a 2009 report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health...
No monopoly (by STEVE F.)
IF YOU stop drinking without AA, you are destined to be miserable." "If you stop going to AA meetings, you are destined to relapse." Remarks like...
SWEET (by CHRISTY M.)
I had dabbled in drugs and alcohol previously, but when I started freshman year of high school things changed. High school opened many doors to me,...
ALL ARE WELCOME HERE (by P.H.)
Twice at recent meetings we've been lectured by men "with time" following a share by a newcomer or struggling-back relapsee with scoldings about the...
Not alone in Zanzibar (by KATHRYN S.)
I HAVE lived for five years in Zanzibar, Tanzania, as a loner, but that is no longer the case. Meetings were started in January 2009 by a local man...
Alcoholism At Large
Exercise may turn out to be an effective treatment option for alcoholism, a new 2010 animal study suggests. Alcoholism disrupts normal daily...
Legacy of resentment (by Tom L.)
Returning from school, halfway down the hall leading to my apartment, I smelled the familiar mixed odors of smoke and booze. With dread in my heart,...