My name is Sarah C. and I am a woman in long term recovery from drugs and alcohol. I came from a good family. I excelled academically, and I knew God.
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It's often said that addiction is cunning, baffling and powerful. Some addicted alcohol and drug users are very high-functioning. One of the founders of AA, Dr. Bob, even maintained a successful medical practice while drinking heavily.
In recent years, the opioid epidemic has been a focus of advocacy and outreach for state and national health departments. This is with good reason.
Over the years, as people have struggled to make sense of their drinking, they've come up with a number of myths about alcohol.