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Dealing With the Holidays Sober The holidays can be a time of great joy and celebration or a time of great pain, sorrow and depression for anyone. These can be particularly dangerous times for...
Surviving the Holiday Season Sober There are ways to make it through the holidays clean and sober. Visitors to the Alcoholism / Substance Abuse site share how they did it:
Bob M. Latch on to...
Sober Holidays Email Course Staying sober during the holidays may not be easy, but it can be done. This six-day email course provides more than 40 tips for maintaining sobriety, dealing with depression,...
Avoiding Holiday Pitfalls Tips from visitors to the Alcoholism / Substance Abuse on how to stay clean and sober during the holiday season:
Lynne Take an AA Buddy With You
B.J. Hang Out...
Planning a Safe Party Due to the dangers and liabilities involved, companies and individuals alike are coming to the realization that alcohol should not be the main attraction at holiday parties and there...
Staying Sober During the Holidays Visitors to the Alcoholism / Substance Abuse site share their experience on staying clean and sober during the holiday season:
Alyn Hang With the Winners
Tom Have a Sober Place...
Do You Have an Alcohol or Drug Problem? Alcohol and drug use can progress into abuse and even addiction so insidiously that sometimes people do not realize that it has become a problem for them and those...
Alcohol Ads Target Teens Because peer pressure is such a key factor, many parents who want to keep their children away from drugs and alcohol, make an effort to keep up with the...
Court Ordered to Go to A.A.? If you have been convicted of an alcohol-related crime, such as drunk driving, you could find yourself court-ordered to go to Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. How does that work? What...
The Dangers of Ketamine Use Whether it is being used as a "club drug" by the rave party crowd and possibly mixed with other drugs including alcohol or if it is being used as...
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