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Doctor's ORDERS (by Murray M.)
I was at a point in my drinking where I was sliding down a muddy hole, furiously scratching at the sides to slow my descent and grabbing at anything...
PO BOX 1980 (by Tom P.)
I want to compliment you on a new freshness and a bolder choice of topics in your magazine. When I first saw a Grapevine years ago, I was...
BEYOND REASONING (by Beth W.)
One recent night, when the temperature hovered around zero, a man in his thirties was found dead in a ditch several miles from my home. People...
Editor's Note (by The Editor)
Dear Readers,
Editor's Note (by The Editor)
Dear Readers,
Report: Military personnel face alcoholism after combat
Younger service members and Reserve serve and National Guard combat Personnel returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are at increased risk...
PO BOX 1980 (by Carol P.)
God and the Grapevine kept me sober for twenty years. For my first eight years of sobriety, I went to a lot of meetings and was active with...
Alcoholism can affect diagnosis of psychiatric syndromes
Heavy drinking associated with alcoholism can coexist with, contribute to, or result from several different psychiatric syndromes, and can complicate...
At my age (by JIM L.)
A little over a year ago, I was fired from my last job as a drug and alcohol counselor at a well-established treatment center. I was devastated:...
Alcoholism At Large: Medical, legal and social aspects of alcoholism
A new study indicates that alcohol abuse and dependence may increase depression risk, instead of the other way around. New Zealand researchers looked...