Letter to an Alcoholic Father

Most newspapers offer an opinion section, where people can publish non-news stories on just about anything. Sometimes opinion pieces are rants about social issues, and sometimes they are praise articles. Sometimes they are heartbreaking, as was the piece published on June 8th in the Iowa State Daily. Written as a letter to her alcoholic father,  … Read more

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The Friend Who Needs Your Help the Most

Alcoholism or alcohol use disorder is a common problem that plagues our country. The stigma surrounding drinking has lately dissipated and drinking has become a “social norm.” Because of this many people develop a reliance on alcohol. It is not always easy to notice when someone is suffering from such an illness. While some have  … Read more

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