Michelle says drinking wine has been a big part of her life. She says she’s enjoyed fun times with her mom and sister drinking, and they’ve even gone wine tasting on family vacations. However, she says it was on one of those trips when she had a “wake-up moment” that her drinking had become “problematic.”
“In October 2020, I said things I regretted,” Michelle says. “I tried and failed a lot of times to be fully sober.”

Michelle says she started drinking again – in moderation. In the video above, she tells Dr. Phil how she arrived at that decision.
On Friday’s episode, “On the Rocks: Americans Are Dying from Drink,” Dr. Phil speaks with three other women who all have different relationships with alcohol. And, find out the startling statistics about women and drinking. Check local listings to see where you can watch.

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