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sobriety

I’m A Holistic Health Coach Who Smoked, Drank & Did Drugs: Here’s What Finally Made Me Change My Life

The night I did cocaine in a stairwell, I was a few months into my certification as a holistic health coach. I was going to help women become their...

Caitlin Padgett
September 29 2017

What's Really Driving People To Try The Sobriety Trend?

It really has to do with the question, "Do I have a vision for my life?"

mindbodygreen
March 15 2017

9 Signs Of A High-Functioning Alcoholic

While alcoholism is a devastating disease that can destroy lives, some people who struggle with it manage to hold down stressful jobs and big...

Dr. David A. Greuner
April 22 2015

4 Life Lessons I Learned From My Alcoholic Father

Looking back, what I can be most thankful for are the lessons I've carried with me.

Rachel Finn
June 20 2014

How A Traumatic Event Helped Me Overcome Food Addiction

Three years ago, I reached a major turning point in my weight journey. I sat by my dad’s hospital bed almost certain he would die. He is an alcoholic...

Brynn Johnson
February 17 2014

Why I Don't Drink Alcohol & How To Cut Back On Booze Without Being A Hermit

Reducing your alcohol consumption isn't easy when everyone around you at every social event is drinking.

Tom Cronin
March 2 2013

Why I Stopped Drinking

The line between taking the edge off and numbing out is a fine one.

Amber Shumake
January 30 2013

How I Realized That Alcohol Was Ruining My Life

Alcohol always seemed to be my ally, something to get me through the good times and the bad.

Lucy Rocca
November 26 2012