Tag: stigma

Alcoholic

I hate that word. I hate that label. Am I an Alcoholic? My issue was and still is much deeper than that…. You have your own opinion as to whether you agree with the label ‘alcoholic.’ – it’s important that you have your own opinion.Maybe you are happy with the term and that’s great. I personally

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The HIDDEN despair and deaths from Alcohol-Abuse….

Alcohol kills.  Yes, it really does.  But it’s often a slow and very complex decline and the ‘cherry on the cake’ of already blighted lives.  This UK research study into Assessment Reviews of people who died from alcohol shows how complex it is. We must learn to stop stigmatising.  First, we stop stigmatising ourselves: so

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