Adam offered it to Eve. Your best friends will offer it to you. Whether it’s one bite or one sip, life after rehab is full of temptation. Let’s face it, in the real world, a lot of socialization revolves around social drinking – dinner with friends, dates, holiday parties, family celebrations and business functions. If.. read more →

While there is more than one path toward addiction recovery, we can all use support as we strive for long-term sobriety. One place many people have found additional support is in the sober blogosphere. Writing blogs is a way for some people to express their struggles with alcohol and drug addiction (as well as mental.. read more →

Alcohol addiction is a form of dependency that can hide from loved ones and even from yourself. Unlike other addictive substances that people fall victim to, alcohol is legal. It can be purchased and consumed without initially raising any flags of concern. However, alcohol is an addictive substance and it does not take long to.. read more →

Whether you are a New York Giants fan, New Jersey Jets fan or cheer on the Florida Dolphins, tailgating goes on in just about every stadium parking lot in America. A good portion of football fans out there are recovering alcoholics who still want to tailgate pregame, but it seems like everywhere we look, people.. read more →

When it comes to substance abuse prevention, teens from all over the world often feel like “everyone” is doing drugs or has tried drugs. They may feel a societal peer pressure that tells them, “everyone else is trying it, why aren’t you?”  This peer pressure is technically a form of bullying and something kids today.. read more →

At some point in time, smartphone and iPad users realize that there truly is a mobile app for just about everything, including addiction recovery. Today’s teenagers don’t know a world without apps, so a mobile app that illuminates the horrors of underage drinking can’t be a bad thing. But they are not just for the.. read more →

That title is not a typo: people really are smoking alcohol. Alcohol abuse has entered into a new, bizarre realm. read more →