a man uses a breathalyzer after drunk driving

Drunk Driving

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 22, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 What is Drunk Driving? Drunk driving is when you are driving while there is still alcohol in your system. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 29 people die every day from motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver and there is…

man blowing into his hand showing that Alcohol Brings Bad Breath

Alcohol Brings Bad Breath

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 3, 2020 Updated: January 30, 2020 It can happen when someone has had a lot of alcohol to drink, someone can smell something foul on their breath. It is important not to ignore this sign as it can mean there is a sign of damage to the digestive system. To…

How to Be a Good A.A. Sponsor

How to Be a Good A.A. Sponsor

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: December 8, 2018 Updated: March 12, 2021 Being a sponsor to someone in Alcoholic Anonymous is about helping someone new to A.A. who needs guidance and encouragement to get them through the program. If you have been in sobriety for more than a year and feel confident that you can impart…

Country Music and Alcohol

Country Music and Alcohol

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: October 19, 2018 Updated: March 12, 2021 You see it in the music videos and you hear it in the lyrics how much alcohol plays a starring role in country music. According to the Country Music Association, people from ages 18-24 are listening to country music and have increased from 54%…

Medications for Alcohol Cravings

Medications for Alcohol Cravings

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: September 12, 2018 Updated: March 12, 2021 Alcoholism is a very serious disease in that you can experience intense cravings that make it feel like you cannot go a whole day without alcohol. There are medications out there to reduce those alcohol cravings. It is important to understand that these medications…