better life better life - How to reduce stress / How to get rid of stress A Alanon opening reading says; "living with an alcoholic is simply too much for many of us." That seemed to be an understatement if you ask me at first. Everyone which is remotely connected to the problem drinker is effected by this sickness. It is a continual bombardment of negativity which could cause folks involved to lose themselves in the method of interacting with a problem drinker. Since my first alcoholism support group assembly over thirteen years ago, I Have attended thousands. In the process, I Have gained an enumerable quantity of handling dysfunctional relationships that work of approaches. Like most of us, I've been effected by people with drinking problems for the majority of my own life.