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Talk Recovery Radio

Nov 25, 2017

This week’s guest author Christopher M. Finan talking about the history of alcoholism DRUNKS: AN AMERICAN HISTORY A social history of alcoholism in the United States, from the seventeenth century to the present day Today, millions of Americans are struggling with alcoholism, but millions are also in long-term recovery. Alcoholics Anonymous and a growing number of recovery organizations are providing support for alcoholics who will face the danger of relapse for the rest of their lives. We have finally come to understand alcoholism as a treatable illness, rather than a moral failure. Today’s advocates can draw inspiration from the victories of sober drunks throughout American history. Followed by Personal Story with Ronnie I Ronnie is a recovering addict who has a story of triumph over the disease of addiction to opiates. Hear his story and journey from detox to recovery to relapse to detox to recovery, and today he is celebrating the gifts of recovery. for past shows visit