His acclaimed fiction and a memoir had a common theme: alcoholism. After becoming sober, he called his former besotted muse “Drunkspeare.”
People with alcohol use disorder are often seen in clinics and hospitals, but medical professionals too often ignore the condition.
An ethics committee report said that State Representative Rick Roeber physically and sexually abused his children and once drowned puppies in a pond.
Hal Karp, who overcame drug and alcohol addiction, asked forgiveness for the pain he had caused, decades ago, to Irene Sibaja. His vulnerability led to a reconnection.
The babysitter says she has nine days sober, but we all lie, every addict, every alcoholic.
Substance-abuse centers are shutting and relying on virtual programming, just as more and more people turn to drugs and alcohol.
It began as a stopgap way to get through the pandemic, but both participants and providers say virtual sessions have some clear advantages and will likely become a permanent part of recovery.
Addiction specialists said it was possible for people who are drinking heavily and consistently during the coronavirus pandemic to develop a problem they did not have before.
An updated review shows it performs better than some other common treatments and is less expensive.