The Disease of Addiction-My Perspective

The disease of addiction¹ has many faces and names.  There is only one definition I have found that the medical and psychological community and the rooms of recovery all agree on, with few variations, to addiction. Addiction is a chronic, often relapsing brain disease that causes compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences to… Continue reading The Disease of Addiction-My Perspective

22 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Doesn’t Drink

 Some of us prefer not drinking. I saw this article in Cosmopolitan and thought I would share it. I know a few people who can appreciate it. Just because I don’t like alcohol doesn’t mean I hate fun. “You’re so uptight.” I may like to be in control, but just because I don’t want a… Continue reading 22 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Doesn’t Drink