ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

  • BSF effort to tackle alcohol misuse and abuse October 2, 2013

    To address the problem of alcohol misuse and abuse in the force, the BSF,on Wednesday, launched a weeklong alcohol deaddiction programme in association with Alcoholic Anonymous. BSF's Guwahati Frontier Inspector General S K Srivastava, inaugurating the programme, said so far "our approach to treating alcohol abuse tends to be oldfashioned and...
  • Women alcoholics should seek help: Aamir Khan January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has expressed the need to address the issue of alcoholism in women and appealed that those in distress should seek help. "I think in India the problem is more complex....There are so many modernistic issues associated with drinking that women would be afraid to even...
  • What Alcoholics Anonymous is, what it does July 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Ever since the coordinates of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) were aired on the Aamir Khanhosted Satyamev Jayate, the AA office phones have been continuously ringing and their website has crashed because of an unprecedented spurt in traffic. But not many in India know about the entity and the help...
  • Living it up: Fighting alcoholism August 2, 2008

    Alcoholism may seem to start slow but it can be a shockingly fast ride to alcohol addiction. ...
  • Quitting drinking, with help from friends May 22, 2008

    New Delhi: Alcoholics who want to quit drinking have only place where they can meet with likeminded people: Alcoholics Anonymous. At an Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting in Delhi, people will tell you that they have been sober for six months, or six years and even 16 years but it would take...