Alcohol Abuse or Alcohol Addiction?

 The casual drink has become a popular pastime for many people. They have a nice dinner, they drink a few glasses of wine and the conversation livens up. There are dish towels in storefronts that read, “Wine is the answer, what was the question?” There’s a popular song whose lyrics read, “I can’t stop drinking […]

Keep Track and Celebrate Your Achievements with a Sobriety Calculator

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How Long It Takes to Get Sober Alcohol withdrawal symptoms tend to subside within 7 to 14 days The body clears 0.25 to 0.50 ounces of alcohol each hour EtG tests can detect alcohol for up to 80 hours after the last drink Track how long you’ve been sober for using a sobriety calculator. The […]

One Day at a Time: Living for Right Now

It sounds almost laughably simple. Of course we live one day at a time in recovery. No one is capable of living multiple days at once, regardless of spiritual principles. To the pragmatist, the very idea is nothing short of absurd. This ever-so-common AA slogan, when taken literally, seems less like recovery advice and more […]