Is Non-Alcoholic Beer Safe For Recovering Alcoholics?

WELL THAT CLEARS UP THAT THOUGHT OF INSANITY. AFTER ALL WHY WOULD YOU SIT INFRONT OF A PLATE FULL OF CREAM CAKES IF YOUR ON A DIET ???

Whether the use of non-alcoholic beer should be used by people in recovery from alcoholism has become a topic of some debate in the recovery community. The question revolves around whether the drink is a safe substitute or whether it will trigger the obsession for the real thing despite its negligible alcohol content. Non-alcoholic beer, […]

https://ideasaboutdrugrehab.wordpress.com/2015/10/27/is-non-alcoholic-beer-safe-for-recovering-alcoholics/

Response to HuffPost Marc Lewis Interview on Addiction

INTERSTING POST

So the Huffington Post runs a sub-blog on Addiction and Recovery and sometimes they present excellent reporting (for example, the piece on opioid addiction by Jason Cherkis who actually interviewed my boss, Dr. Mary Jeanne Kreek, for the article). But more often than not, they present quite variable reporting on addiction.  A recent interview with […]

http://drsimonsaysscience.org/2016/01/03/response-to-huffpost-marc-lewis-interview-on-addiction/

“Falling in and out of love with an addict”

I’ve been sat here pondering what I’m going to post about, stuck for words and ideas. Then my Spotify playlist starts playing “The Verve- Drug’s Don’t Work”, I love that song it has so many memories and feelings attached to it. So that’s when I decided to post about my experience of loving an addict. […]

https://leavetheresttome.wordpress.com/2015/04/02/falling-in-and-out-of-love-with-an-addict/