Author: Addictions UK

Keeping It Simple And Learning To Wait

How perspective and patience help us stay sober Albert Einstein developed great mathematical theories long before the days of computers. However, he was given a special room compromised almost entirely…

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5 Ways To Get An Alcoholic Into Treatment

Family and friends need to act before it’s too late Without help, most alcoholics cannot permanently quit drinking. A combination of factors works to imprison the alcoholic with their addiction….

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Alcoholics Anonymous

What it is and what it is not Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a vast organisation with representatives and groups in virtually every community in the country and throughout the world….

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The Science Of Craving

Why stopping and staying stopped is difficult for alcoholics “I need a drink.” Every alcoholic understands the overbearing demand of that statement. And we have heard that statement so often….

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Fears In Addiction Recovery

How to deal with common fears in recovery  When we were drinking or chasing any other high during our active addiction, fears were an intrinsic part of our lives. We…

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