MPR's Midmorning hosted an on air show about hidden alcoholism that is firmly at the top of our most e-mailed stories:
A new book focuses on the people who are alcoholics but manage to keep their jobs, elude drunk driving charges and maintain at least an image of health. Despite appearances, these alcoholics are disguising an illness that may derail their lives.
How would you recognize a High Functioning Alcoholic (HFA)? Would you confront the individual? What are the relationships costs and risks for HFAs?
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