I’ve been on both sides: as the user, and the loved one staging an intervention. To quote a maxim I often heard at AA, relapse is part of recovery.
Carry a rocks glass, check in with a friend if you feel tempted, and other tips from expert partiers.
There's never been a better time to drink booze-free booze, from faux tequila to adaptogenic tonics that would fit in at any fancy cocktail bar.
Psychedelic treatments for addiction challenge 12-step's ideas about what sobriety is: total abstinence from any mood- or mind-altering drug—psychedelics included.
Not sure how to make it through the “most wonderful time of the year” without getting plastered? Experts say there are plenty of other options.
Whether you're sober, have to get up early, or just not into alcohol for the night, here's how to deal with people telling you that you should, in fact, just have ONE beer.
The day-to-day discomfort of quitting alcohol was so worth the future it made possible. I'm reminded of that feeling often as I stay home now.
'It’s really scary because Coronavirus likely won’t kill you, but relapsing will.'