Eating disorders and Alcoholism

Eating disorders and Alcoholism

June 26, 2023

By Andy F

Categories: problems other then alcoholism

An addict waiting to happen. By the time I was thirteen, I was an alcoholic waiting to happen. I was wounded mentally and emotionally long before picking up the first drink. In my case, there was no gradual progression. As a young teenager, I had to medicate my conflicted inner world. No sooner did alcohol […]

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The AA member, medications and other drugs

Medication in recovery

July 7, 2022

By Andy F

Categories: problems other then alcoholism

AA conference approved literature. On the main AA website in the USA, you will find a section entitled “Literature listing.” Every AA Conference-approved piece of literature is there. These include PDF copies of all the AA pamphlets. Members can find them on literature tables at meetings across the world. What is a pleasant surprise is that […]

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Sex addiction

May 11, 2022

By Andy F

Categories: problems other then alcoholism

An addictive personality I first got clean and sober in 1984. Members of the 12-step fellowships I attended were all sharing the same thing. It wasn’t solely drugs and alcohol they had problems with. Addiction would affect other areas of their lives. They talked about struggles with gambling, overeating, and bulimia. Then, some shared that […]

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