What It's Like Battling Alcoholism In Your 20s

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  • Published on:  3/30/2019
  • "I did not know what sober people did all day if they weren't drinking, because that's all my entire life was"

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  • Woloud Books (Mar 30, 2019)

    No shame. Keep it up Kyle. You're doing well

  • Skdkke Dfgrggr (Mar 30, 2019)

    It's an actor

  • Justin Peters (Mar 30, 2019)

    Woloud Books I guess not I think so much better then that way?

  • riley (Mar 30, 2019)

    I’m 20 and an alcoholic. Coming up on 4 months sober April 2

  • Just Existing (Apr 9, 2019)

    riley you got this!!

  • Cristina Mireles (Mar 30, 2019)

    My close friend is an alcoholic and AA has changed her life and I’m so happy for her. This video makes me cry... keep going

  • arnold jack (Apr 10, 2019)

    What do you mean?

  • Rebecca Lopez (Mar 30, 2019)

    Ughh, I’m standing with you. Been using since I was nine got clean at 23 years old, and I’m two weeks away from one year clean. Thank you for sharing your story so honestly. This type of vulnerability is what kept me coming back to the rooms.

  • Just Existing (Apr 9, 2019)

    Rebecca Lopez your almost there!

  • Reilly Lafreniere (Mar 31, 2019)

    That's amazing!!

  • Sashakta Singh (Mar 30, 2019)

    I am battling alcoholism too.. 1 week sober....

  • Just Existing (Apr 9, 2019)

    Sashakta Singh you got this!

  • vijay Alfred (Apr 9, 2019)

    +Sashakta Singh there is a few steps to get sober. Follow it & you will be free of any addiction.1) leave the situation which brought this habit to you. It could be the company of friends or some bad memories. Clean up the situation which cause you to drink.2 ) Get a hobby! You can do traveling or some sports. Take your mind off alcohol don't think about it. Put you whole mind in your hobby.3) Be around somebody you love get support. Whenever you feel the urge to drink think about them. Imagi...

  • Alejandra Valencia (Mar 31, 2019)

    I'm 24. Been trying to get sober since I was 22. Coming up on a year now. YOUNG ALCOHOLICS WHO ARE SUFFERING: YOU ARE NOT ALONE.

  • ashley (Mar 30, 2019)

    Drinking ruined my life. I seriously never thought I'd be where i am now - i owe it all to sobriety.

  • Hudson Brown (Mar 30, 2019)

    I was an alcoholic at the age of 19. Drank a handle of vodka a day. Spend a week in the hospital detoxing. Alcohol is a deadly drug, that almost killed me.

  • artsy.waffles (Apr 6, 2019)

    +Ivan Jimenez wait that's*_i l l e g a l_*

  • Udah Vektorin Aja (Apr 5, 2019)

    Oeange juice is better than alcohol

  • Jessica M (Mar 30, 2019)

    I am on Day 89. I never needed alcohol during the day but once it got to dinner, it was on. I’d easily down a bottle of wine a night (and I’m taking the larger bottles). If I had a larger bottle of rum, I’d easily down 1/2 of it. I was in a bad marriage and struggling. It took finally leaving my ex to stop drinking and it still took 2 months after moving out that I was able to actually put the bottle down.Some days are easy. But there are days when I’m sobbing and stressed and I just want a drink. Th...

  • bring fx back (Mar 30, 2019)

    you're doing so well! you've made it this far, you can keep going. I'm rooting for you!

  • Sophie (Mar 30, 2019)

    Be proud of your self, addiction is so hard, you're an inspiration even if you have bad days just keep going don't dwell on them.

  • Love Karlström (Mar 30, 2019)

    Wish I had found AA a few years earlier. 5/4 2019 I have 14 years sober 🙏🏻🇸🇪