Tag Archives: alcohol

A brave, true story about alcoholism

This is the first part of a series exploring alcoholism in Michigan written by Carly Keyes, a recovering alcoholic who is on a mission to improve awareness about the disease and ensure others find the help they need. I was…

Mental Health

April is Alcoholism Awareness Month: The costs associated with alcoholism

The costs associated with alcoholism touch the full spectrum of everything that makes us human. It impacts us physically, mentally, emotionally, financially and legally. It affects our relationships with others as we can devolve into another person, and we spend…

Mental Health

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a drink? Keep these things in mind

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and many of you will mark the holiday by consuming traditional Irish fare such as corned beef and cabbage. Many of you may be planning to celebrate the anniversary of the saint’s…

 

The Facts about Beer: How to Enjoy while Minding Your Calorie Intake

This weekend, the 14th Annual Summer Beer Festival is happening in Ypsilanti, Michigan. There, you will be able to try a variety of beers and learn how they are made. This summer beer festival is part of the many events…

Fitness