Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorder

Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorder

There’s a saying that goes, too much of anything is bad. This is one sobering truth, especially when it comes to alcohol. And if you’re recovering from alcohol use disorder (AUD), the path to recovery means quitting alcohol (yes, including wine) entirely.  According...
How to Say No to Alcohol in Social Gatherings

How to Say No to Alcohol in Social Gatherings

From casual hang-outs on weekends to birthdays and holidays, a lot of get-togethers involve drinking alcohol. If you’re choosing not to drink, it can feel like swimming against the current. However, sticking to your choice shouldn’t spoil the fun and make you feel...
Can Non-Alcoholic Beer Derail Your Sobriety?

Can Non-Alcoholic Beer Derail Your Sobriety?

Seeking sobriety? In a world filled with all sorts of alcoholic drinks, staying sober can be hard for some. This is why non-alcoholic beer has emerged as a popular alternative. Still, a critical question remains: can non-alcoholic beverages, like beer or wine make you...
Can You Become an Alcoholic with Wine?

Can You Become an Alcoholic with Wine?

Home to over 11,000 wineries, the US is the world’s biggest wine market. In terms of consumption, the country has reached a record high of 3.18 gallons per person in 2021. And while wine is considered a fancy, sophisticated — even socially acceptable — drink,...
When Does Alcohol Use Become A Problem?

When Does Alcohol Use Become A Problem?

Alcohol use is common across cultures, manifesting in various forms and functions. From celebratory toasts to casual social gatherings, alcohol has been a staple in human interaction and tradition. However, despite its acceptance in many societies, the relationship...