Alcohol

12-Step Programs

What are 12-step programs? Since 1935 — the year that Alcoholics Anonymous was founded — millions of people have turned to 12-step programs to help

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Alcohol Abuse

What is alcohol abuse? Many people enjoy drinking alcohol in social settings or to relax. But sometimes people may find they’re drinking too much. And

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Last Call

In my mother’s hospital room there was a single window, and if you stood before the window, you could see the Aerial Bridge. In Minnesota

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Alcoholism FAQ

Casual drinking is a common ritual in our culture — from campus keg parties, to a “beer and a dog” at the ballgame, to a

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Binge Drinking

The drunken college freshman managed to crawl into the dormitory bathroom, but that’s as far as he got. I found him lying in a toilet

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College Drinking

In March 2007, an 18-year-old college freshman at Rider University in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, went into cardiac arrest after a night of heavy drinking at

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College Students

Like many college students, Kathy Morrison was an expert at remote learning. While her professors lectured on physics and Shakespeare, Morrison would often stay in

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