stages of alcoholism

The Stages of Alcoholism

Alcohol is one of the most commonly abused substances in the world. Part of this is due to how society has come to accept and celebrate alcohol use. People drink to celebrate when they achieve something, help facilitate mourning when they lose something, and ease their nerves when socializing. People adopt lighthearted monikers like “wine…

a woman talking to her doctor about her progress in alcohol addiction recovery

Alcohol Addiction Recovery

Being stuck in an alcohol addiction can feel like drowning in quicksand. You think you’re making progress getting out, only to get sucked right back down. A lot of alcohol addictions start with having a drink to be social or to make yourself feel better after a tough situation. Over time, you may start noticing you need…