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When Does Social Drinking Become 'Problem Drinking'?
Experts weigh in on just how much drinking is considered "normal."
An Open Letter to Parents About Your Relationship to Alcohol
Addiction & Recovery Blogger
I know you probably think that if you love your children enough, teach them right from wrong, provide them with a good education, and keep them active in extracurricular activities, then that exempts them from becoming an alcoholic or addict. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but you're wrong.
5 Helpful Tips for Hanging Out With This Alcoholic
Stories for Grown-Up Women. Every Tuesday night.
It took me a while to come out of my safety shell and start to enjoy life as a sober person. To see people again, in the "going out" kind of way. No wonder my friends are confused. They probably have no clue what the hell to do with me. Or what's appropriate and/or safe to say around me.
Does Dad Drink Too Much?
Blogger, DaddysInCharge.com, Dadsroundtable.com
It's not something that I ever really thought about while my kids were younger. I could have a beer and not think twice about it, because they didn't know what I was drinking. For all they knew, it was water. But it wasn't, and now they know what it is.
Taking a Break from Drinking (on Mondays)
Caren Osten Gerszberg
freelance writer and co-editor, Drinking Diaries
I'm not an alcoholic. At least I don't think I am. But I'm trying to figure out when fun drinking becomes serious drinking -- like it did for my mother.
I'm Single-Handedly Preserving the World's Wine Cultures - Any Help Out There?
Temperance forces in the world are stealing the pleasure and health from use of alcohol, and particularly wine consumption.
The Good and the Evil of Alcohol
It may not be that alcohol produces these benefits, but that people who lead good lives are moderate drinkers, not teetotalers. What does this say about what we should teach about alcohol?
Cocaethylene Studied: Cocaine, Alcohol Mix To Create Toxic 3rd Chemical
Drug addiction clinics say they are becoming increasingly concerned by the health risks associated with the chemical -- the
STYLE & BEAUTY
You Know, Drinking Ain't So Bad for Most
At my neighbor's 87th birthday, we practiced harm reduction. None of us got stinking drunk. Furthermore, the birthday boy and I each only had to stagger back out across the hallway-no steps!
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