Sober at the Wedding

September 12, 2019 by C. Scott McMillin

What do you intend to prove, anyway, and to whom? That you can stay sober, or that you can drink again?

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Compulsion

November 10, 2014 by C. Scott McMillin

For many, because of compulsion, abstinence may turn out to be easier than re-establishing control.

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Cannabis in Relapse

August 18, 2014 by C. Scott McMillin

If you’ve been down that road, making repeated attempts to control use or to stop and stay stopped, only to fall fall flat, you should eventually realize that what works for others just doesn’t work for you

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Compulsion Versus Control

June 19, 2014 by C. Scott McMillin

Few of us are ever as dedicated to a goal as the addict is to seeking an alternative to abstinence.

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The War Within

March 17, 2014 by C. Scott McMillin

It was never really about the job, or an article in Time, or anything except his own fervent desire to keep drinking and prove everyone else wrong.

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What is a “Safe” Drinking Level?

April 8, 2012 by C. Scott McMillin

Problems with alcohol are better defined in terms of the problems themselves than some arbitrary amount consumed.

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