From the April 1976 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Another Coverup?

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

In a 58-page analysis of the literature on women, alcohol, and other legal drugs, Patricia Badiet, an Ottawa social worker, is particularly critical of the dearth of attention to the area of women and alcohol.

She says her nine-month review "clearly indicates that alcoholism among women is a more serious problem than current statistics reveal and. . .despite growing evidence of the...

-- Anne MacLennan