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Sober lifestyle articles and blog posts by Craig Beck AKA The Stop Drinking Expert. If you are looking to reduce your alcohol intake read this.

Recovery From Alcoholism Does Not Have To Be Difficult

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There is a well-propagated myth that recovery from alcoholism is difficult and even downright dangerous. When you are planning your sober recovery from this drug you need to be on your guard for the lies that your addiction will tell you. All these negative beliefs come from f.e.a.r. (False Evidence Appearing Real). For example, many people […]

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Staying Away From Alcohol When Life Get Tough

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Staying Away From Alcohol Alcohol is treated as the go to panacea for all of life’s major curve balls. Lose your job, get dumped by a partner or even suffer the agony of bereavement. You can be assured that a well-meaning friend or relative will reach straight for a stiff drink. When people consider giving […]

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Does life without alcohol suck?

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This question came from a couple of my Stop Drinking program members who were chatting on Facebook. They were agreeing with each other that a life without alcohol appears to be dull. I can completely understand this thinking. I probably spent five years of my drinking life avoiding dealing with my addiction due the same […]

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How to deal with alcohol in the house after you quit drinking?

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How to deal with alcohol in the house after you quit drinking? If you went on a weight loss diet you probably wouldn’t fill the fridge with cakes and chocolate right? Alcohol is slightly different but temptation can still be a problem. One of the biggest problems that people face when quitting drinking is where […]

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Dating after quitting drinking – how is that supposed to work?

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Dating after quitting drinking Alcohol causes serious damage to relationships, that much is obvious. However, it also covers up problems and dysfunction in your relationship. When you quit drinking you are faced with a choice, to repair the damage alcohol has done to your relationship or to address the issues that alcohol was making you […]

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Why do people get upset when I don’t drink alcohol?

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Why do people get upset when I don’t drink? We live in a distorted reality where the regular consumption of a proven carcinogenic is considered normal. Conversely the people who don’t want to drink to the poison are considered strange, unsociable and boring. If aliens visited this planet from another world and observed this behavior […]

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