you meet a sober alcoholic, you have found a hero.
His mortal enemy slumbers within him;
He can never outrun his disability.
He makes his way through a world of alcohol abuse,
in an environment that does not understand him. Society,
puffed up with shameful ignorance, looks on him with contempt,
as if he were a second-class citizen because he dares to swim
against the stream of alcohol.
Be aware: He is a REMARKABLE man !
Yes! We live in a world where people drink
without discernment. They drink because are
happy, sad, bored, without reason or because
drinking has became a life style. It is a real
fact that people drink. Advertising banners, TV
commercials, are invaded by publicity that spurs
to alcohol consumption followed by hypocritical
awarnings that "alcohol consumption cause
severe injuries". However, nobody can tell
where the abuse starts, so ... people continue
It would be overstate to consider that any
alcohol consumption is dangerous for an adult.
A recent research stated that the limit
between an inoffensive consumption and a harmful
one is an amount of 40 grams pure alcohol per day
for males (about 0,1 l of strong drinks, 0,4 l of
wine or 1 l of beer) and 20 grams for females.
If excessive drinking occurs at younger ages,
it might be a sign that the young person suffers
from severe personality disturbances or he lives
in a disfunctional familial or social enviroment.
Excessive drinking at younger ages represents a
serious alarm signal because alcohol addiction
develops faster in young people.
The majority of alcohol addicted people do not
accept easily or they never accept to follow a
treatment to fix their problem. This is because
the majority of population do not know that the
alcohol is a drug and the alcoholism is a
I want to explain from the begining that this
website is not a scientific thesis, it has more
an informative purpose for those in need.
Overcoming this problem (alcohol addiction) is
only possible if the alcoholic or those that have
an alcohol problem comprehend this phenomenon.
Information give strength. We can find the right
solution to solve the problem only if we know
what we face.
Alcohol addicted people can go back to a
healthy, normal life only if they respect an
essential condition: a complete renunciation from
any form of alcohol consumption - the abstinence.
The information posted on this website
is undertaken from alcohol research jurnals that
I have been read since I was treated in a
Romanian rehab clinic. It had helped me to
understand the problem that I was facing for many
years and to decide to solve it. With all my
respect and modesty I consider myself an
Also, I hope that this site will turn into a
"brige" that connects all those poeple
out there that face the same problem, and will
become a safe place where alcoholics share their
succes, can find new information, can give and