Ohio woman creates sober cafe for alcohol and drug addicts
Over half of Americans consider themselves drinkers and more than 19 million people are addicted to alcohol or drugs. Experts suggest during COVID, join a social media sober group. Also, prepare your story—when someone asks why you don’t drink, have an answer ready, like you have to get up early or you quit for health reasons. “Addicts and alcoholics who are trying to be sober don’t have to feel alone,” said Barnes. And most importantly, if you abuse alcohol, there’s a 50% greater risk increase that your kids will drink too.