Face-to-face meetings are a fundamental part of AA, but now they're happening virtually. Does it work?
“It’s one thing to be socially isolated, but it’s another thing to be socially isolated and trying to get sober."
For decades, critics have questioned the lack of clinical evidence behind AA's faith-based 12-step method.
As weed legalization spreads, more people are talking about addiction.
When I was at my ugliest, I wished you would hold me.
Women are encouraged to “look for their part” in what's happened to them.
"I wasn’t seen as a survivor, but as a ticking time bomb, a woman with an unsavory past that haunted me like a lengthy criminal record."
The new book 'Drunks' is a colorful history of America's attempts to lay off the sauce, from radical prohibitionists attacking frontier bars to modern rehab programs like AA.
"Hi, my name is Charlie... and I'm not an alcoholic."