How Childhood Trauma and Alcohol Became Best Friends

The link between ACE score and Addiction

Photo by Nate Neelson on Unsplash

“Bet I can’t do this last shot.”

“You can’t. There’s no way. You’ll fall over!”

“Exactly. So you’ll win, easy. Bet me, everything you have left.”

It’s 2000-something and a very young, not quite 21-year-old me is slamming shots of Jack Daniels and chasing…



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