Welcome to the Addiction Blog RoundUp for the Week. Enjoy your reading!
Inspiring Book Quotes Part 1
Beth over at B Here Today says she spent some time going through her books over the weekend and found some fabulous quotes. She’s right! My favorite quote from this list involves what I always label as courage – being afraid of something and still showing up or doing the activity anyway. This is a huge struggle [Read more…]
Alcohol abuse in the elderly population appears to be under-reported. The severity of the problem often goes unnoticed as there are fewer opportunities to observe possible red flags in drinking behavior. The elderly generally drink at home alone, don’t have work related problems due to drinking, and have less chance of driving under the influence. Changes that one might normally associate with aging appear, and when those changes are increased slightly or significantly due to alcohol use, it is often missed. [Read more…]