alcoholism

Are There Astrological Signs That Are More Prone to Addiction?

I’ve been told so many times that most straight men don’t (or won’t) believe in astrology. And yet, the more I yap about it to…

The Classic Drinking/Smoking Combo Pretty Much Melts Your Brain

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, which means a tide of green-clad frat bros have probably already kicked down your front door and puked in your shoes. This…

How Atheists in AA Climb the Twelve Steps Without a ‘Higher Power’

“If somebody told me that chair was God and I would stay sober if I believed it, I’d try to believe that shit,” says Eric,…

An Alternative Program for Problem Drinkers Preaches Moderation — Not Sobriety

Alcoholism isn’t what it used to be. Glib? Perhaps. But don’t blame me. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism published an article almost…