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Kelly Osbourne Celebrates 5 Months of Sobriety After Her Relapse With a Sweet Instagram Photo

Kelly Osbourne is celebrating a birthday and a recovery milestone this week: She’s now five months sober after experiencing a relapse during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Today marks my 37th birthday and I’m 5 months sober!!!” Osbourne wrote on Instagram. “I am filled with so much gratitude it’s almost overwhelming! 💜” Alongside the caption, she shared […]

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Bipolar Disorder and Alcoholism: Are They Related?

Is there a connection between bipolar disorder and alcoholism? Answer From Daniel K. Hall-Flavin, M.D. Bipolar disorder and alcoholism often occur together. Although the association between bipolar disorder and alcoholism isn't clearly understood, these factors likely play a role: Inherited traits. Genetic differences appear to affect brain chemistry linked to bipolar disorder. These same traits […]