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We Are Two People (by R. W.)
IN the article "Ninety Days Will Do It" in the July Grapevine, this statement is made: "As a mental factor, it should by now be limited to the...
Three Doctors Speak
DOCTORS have, for generations, done their best to help problem drinkers. AA meetings have echoed with their frustrations and the problem drinkers'...
Lest We Forget
WE doctors have realized for a long time that some form of moral psychology was of urgent importance to alcoholics, but its application presented...
Taking Inventory (by Jack E.)
LET'S take a look at this "Inventory" as suggested in the Fourth Step of our AA program. An inventory in order to be of any value should be an honest...
Voice of the Expert (by R. V. Seliger, in Journal of Nervou)
In its second report, issued in August, 1952, the Alcoholism Subcommittee of the World Health Organization's Expert Committee on Mental Health...
The Doctor Prescribes for the Doctors (by Dr. F. J.)
Dear Dr. H. W., Don't drop dead because you are finally getting a letter from me from this part of the county after a hiatus of a few years, nor be...
Helping Hands
A LOOK AT THE RECORD: Almost 500 alcoholics in the District of Columbia have been rehabilitated through the municipal court in cooperation with AA,...
Bright Promise (by Anon.)
THREE years ago an official prognosis for rehabilitation in my case would have read "hopeless." An alcoholic who could not hold a job, divorced,...
World Health Organization on Alcoholism (by The World Health Organization, Alco)
ALCOHOLICS ARE those excessive drinkers whose dependence upon alcohol has attained such a degree that it shows a noticeable mental disturbance or an...
Helping Hands
ALCOHOL MAKES LAME BRAINS: At AA meetings, one often hears the expression, "we're all here because we're not all there." A prominent scientist--Dr....