May 22, 2006
Alcoholism is an out-of-control addiction. This year, Americans will spend more than $90,000,000,000 on beer, wine and spirits. If you or someone close to you has a drinking problem, contact the following agencies:
Origins Recovery Centers
Adult Children of Alcoholics
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD)
Vital Intervention Professionals
A Women's Guide to Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation
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