I’m an alcoholic mum, but my husband won’t help by not drinking
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Focus on giving up drinking on your own – and your husband’s lack of support when you are healthier, says Mariella Frostrup

The dilemma I am a 50-something mum of teens, with a busy job and the menopause. My drinking has increased over the last five years – only in the evening, and it has never impacted work or family, but it peaked at a bottle of wine five out of seven nights a week. My husband joined me.

I realised that I am an alcoholic. I asked my husband not to drink in the house for a...

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