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Sobriety gave him a life worth living and the tools to confront a cancer diagnosis
"Hold your breath now," says a voice as I lay on a rail that slowly moves me through the center of the large metal donut of the CT scanning unit. This machine combines a series of X-ray views to generate a cross section image of my body.
The voice then says, "You are going to feel warm" as the contrast dye is injected into my right arm. As I lay there, I am reminded of several of my friends in the program and several outside who did not survive too long after the after being diagnosed with cancer. I wonder if it will I be any different for me?
She found herself glamorizing drinking and had to remember to watch the movie all the way to the end
Murphy's Law at AA
A member sends us this spoof to lighten the mood
Until We Meet Again
After being sober for 7 years, she relapsed and went to jail
He put down the alcohol but pride kept him from sticking with AA. Until he relapsed