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Living Wholly and Out Loud: Motherhood and Sobriety

By Mrs. D

I’m a better mother now because I’m not modeling steady, heavy wine consumption as an unquestionably acceptable life choice; instead I am openly addressing the truth – that alcohol is an addictive drug and should be treated with caution. MORE  

A Drunk Mom Fires Back at Her Haters

By Jowita Bydlowska

I relapsed after having a baby and was drunk for his first year. The memoir I wrote told the awful truth, but that was too much information for many outraged critics. Now I know why. MORE  

Mothers Who Lost Children to Overdose Find Hope

By Tessie Castillo

It's hard to imagine a greater loss. But bereaved mothers all over the US—like these four—are bravely campaigning for change, to prevent others from suffering the same. MORE  

A Little Booze During Pregnancy May Be Safe

By Valerie Tejeda

New findings suggest a drink or two a week has no long-term impact on a baby's health. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 18, 2013

By Victoria Kim

Most teen-drinking deaths are not driving-related, magnets remove cigarette cravings, and Lindsay Lohan shoots mock ad for whisky-infused gum. MORE  

Morning Roundup: October 17, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Motherhood changes the impact of cocaine on the brain, Scotland faces cartel invasion, and Mitch Winehouse raises awareness about club drug deaths. MORE  

The Sobering Truth About Motherhood

By Rachael Brownell

Children are adorable blessings—but raising them sober isn't for the faint of heart. Here's what motherhood in early sobriety is really like. MORE  

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