The Effects of Alcohol Hangover on the Mind: Challenges and Implications of Research

As we officially enter this years Alcohol Silly Season I thought it might be good to reflect on the after-effects of all that Christmas & New Year celebration.  This was an excellent guest post on Alcohol Policy UK in July earlier this year courtesy of Dr Sally Adams. In this guest post Dr Sally Adams, … Continue reading The Effects of Alcohol Hangover on the Mind: Challenges and Implications of Research

Alcoholism continues long after you stop drinking: my 15 years sober

This exceptional piece of writing comes courtesy of Tanya Gold featured in The Guardian earlier this year.  Beautiful writing about alcoholism and how for many of us it is but the symptom of much deeper issues. It is easy to get morphine in University College hospital, London, if you are a good liar. It hurts, … Continue reading Alcoholism continues long after you stop drinking: my 15 years sober

Friday Sober Inspiration: Out of Time (Midlife, if you still think you’re young)

Prim recently lent me this book to read ‘Out of Time‘ – a book about midlife, or as Carl Jung called it the ‘midlife transition‘ between youth and old age.  As I approach both my 4th soberversary and my 49th birthday it feels hugely prescient.  Thank you Prim! 🙂 And as you would hope there … Continue reading Friday Sober Inspiration: Out of Time (Midlife, if you still think you’re young)