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Family & Friends blogs

These are blogs by friends and family of alcoholics.

The Immortal Alcoholic

“Details the effect of being a non-alcoholic person married to an end-stage alcoholic. Frustrations, trials, tribulation… and yet… there is comedy hidden in the insanity. 16 more words



Mayatt, a band from Northern Nevada has recently released their third single and video titled The Calling. The song tackles the subject of alcoholism and the struggle of the bottle. 84 more words


Here We Go Again

Meeting a guy for dinner I started talking to yesterday. Haven’t given him my number. Hopefully, we’ll have plenty to talk about over dinner. Here goes another wasted night!

Single Parent


When you’re on this sober journey, you cannot depend on others. You’ll need help when your on your own and you come up against your own body and your own mind. 86 more words



It’s really important that you are not alone. So here you’ll find others that will understand what it means to have AUD because they live it every day of their lives. 37 more words


What is AUD?

Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) is also known as alcoholism, or sometimes as alcohol dependence or alcohol addiction.

AUD is a chronic disease.

If you have AUD: 170 more words


Excessive alcohol consumption killed 3 million in 2016: WHO

Drinking too much alcohol killed more than three million people in 2016, mostly men, the World Health Organization said.

The U.N. health agency also warned that current policy responses are not sufficient to reverse trends predicting an increase in consumption over the next 10 years. 450 more words