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Problem Drinking

GUESTS: Anne Fletcher Author of Sober for Good: New Solutions for Drinking Problems -- Advice From Those Who Have Succeeded Dr. Hank Kranzler Psychiatrist from the University of Connecticut Devon Jerslid Author of Happy Hours: Alcohol in a Woman's Life Problem drinkers often deny they have a problem with alcohol abuse. Often they're sure terms such as "alcoholic" and "alcoholism" don't apply to them ... or to the role alcohol plays in their lives. When they finally make it to an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, they're forced to admit their vulnerability and told it's a disease. But some are now challenging that notion, and implying that alcohol abuse is a really an error of judgment. Join guest host Melinda Penkava for a discussion about alcohol abuse. Is it a disease or chronic bad judgment?

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