March 20, 2018 New Articles
From Vox.com. A philosopher explains why addiction isn’t a moral failure. People are dying because we misunderstand how those with addiction think...
Also from Vox.com. A study shows why we need more addiction treatment options in America: Alcoholics Anonymous works for some people. A new study suggests the alternatives do too.
February 26, 2018 New Articles
A wonderful sober/biographical cartoon, "My First Year Sober" by Edith Zimimerman
From kottke.org "How To Get Yourself Out Of A Funk"
From On The Media on NPR the podcast "Blame It On The Alcohol", Well worth the listen.
January 5, 2018 New Articles
From "The Fix" recovery website "Why I Don't Have A Sobriety Date"
From "Vox" two articles:
"Why some people swear by Alcoholics Anonymous "— and others despise it)"
And, a satirical piece "Imagine If The Media Covered Alcohol Like Other Drugs"
From the New York Times a four article series called "Addicton, Inc."
Also from the New York Times, "Let's Open Up About Addiction and Recovery"
From National Geographic Magazine "How Science Is Unlocking The Secrets Of Addiction"
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Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
SAMHSA Brochure "Medication For The Treatment Of Alcohol Use Disorder" Link
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