We asked a few of our friends and colleagues to share their thoughts on alcohol and the role its played in their lives.
When you've got a true problem with alcohol, your only two options are quitting or dying.
Alcohol abuse has been a problem in the military for centuries. Tom Harrison House in Liverpool says it's the only charity running a residential rehab program exclusively for veterans with addiction problems.
The things you think when you start thinking of yourself as an "adult."
Women are closing the gender gap when it comes to throwing back cold ones.
New information traces the familiar Australian accent back to early settlers and their drunken get-togethers.
According to research, about 25 percent of adults who are treated for alcohol and substance abuse also have ADHD.
The woman was told to stay sober by her employer but the Manitoba Human Rights Commission says they didn't have the right to do that.
A lost fortune, an attempted murder... Stephen Gerard-Hayden has lived a life you wouldn't believe.
A "drinking problem" can be a little hard to pin down, medically speaking.
Waking up beside a stranger with no memory of why I was naked, losing wallets and friends on the regular. Blacking out at a prof's house. None of this struck me as a big deal at the time.
There is nothing more uncomfortable than feeling as though you are not in complete control of the systems that function within you. You know there is no logical reason for feeling this way. And yet, in spite of it all, you do.
A Pittsburg woman is claiming her former employer fired her because she went to rehab, and she might have a case.
By her own admission, my mother says she never stopped loving me through all that hell. But now she can finally like me again.
Some discussions only happen when you're at your drunkest and most self-righteous. Cherish them before they're gone.
Micșunica and Magdalena told me they were both abused at the hands of their alcoholic, unemployed husbands.
Could weed really help you kick a meth habit, or is it just a matter of replacing one vice with another?
It's an embarrassing, never-ending story that makes me feel like a cliché.
I knew I had a drinking problem, but I thought moderation could be the cure. I was wrong.
In an effort to "assist the community in minimising alcohol related harm", which implicitly means harm to Aboriginal communities, three BWS drive-throughs in Darwin will no longer sell casks to those without a car. Too bad it's been tried before.
Alcohol is strictly regulated and widely prohibited in Canada's youngest territory, Nunavut. We went there to explore the issue of prohibition and whether it's helping or hurting the territory's social crises.
Alcohol is strictly regulated and widely prohibited in Canada's youngest territory. We went there to explore the issue of prohibition and whether it's healing or adding to the territory's social crises.
"At midnight on Christmas Eve I was driving from LA to San Diego and back with 11 corpses. I was Santa Claus and they were my reindeer."
John Bonham reportedly had 16 vodka shots for breakfast, but doctors say that for most people that "meal" would be a suicide attempt.