They haven't had a drink in years, but still haven't gotten to the Sober part. They are abstinent, but they are miserable along with those around them.
Growing up with two alcoholics is tumultuous to say the least and a nightmare to say the worst.
Dealing with a love one's addiction can leave you lonely and frustrated. Here are resources and information for friends and families of alcoholics.
If you or someone you know has an alcohol or drug problem, these quizzes can help you determine if it is time to reach out for help and support.
There are negative health effects associated with every illegal drug out there and some of them can even be fatal.
Many professional alcohol and drug treatment and rehabilitation programs include exercise as part of an overall program to help patients maintain abstinence and develop a more healthy lifestyle.
Binge drinking is linked to risky sexual behavior for everyone, but that behavior is particularly dangerous for women, according to a study by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
There is no cure or treatment for the disabilities of fetal alcohol syndrome but there are certain protective factors that can be implemented to lessen or prevent the development of secondary conditions associated with FAS.
Children who are born with fetal alcohol syndrome are likely to develop a range of secondary conditions that they were not born with, but acquire.
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) include fetal alcohol syndrome and other conditions in which children have some of the symptoms of fetal alcohol syndrome.