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by hoolahoop
08 Oct 2011 22:22
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .
Replies: 17
Views: 2844

Re: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .

Sorry I have been away for a while. . . Thursday came and went and my brother decided not to start the re-hab. . . all very sad and frustrating but as we all know, he will only do it when he is ready so I shall keep my heart and head strong for when that day comes. Delph, i'm so sorry I haven't repl...
by hoolahoop
03 Oct 2011 22:01
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .
Replies: 17
Views: 2844

Re: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .

Thank you, it's nice to know that i'm doing ok at all this. . . I know I can't actually do anything for him really. Have been here many times and thought I had lost the will to go through it again but knowing that this is his last chance with staying at dads house I have to give it the one last go w...
by hoolahoop
03 Oct 2011 16:17
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .
Replies: 17
Views: 2844

Re: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .

Thank you for your reply Zoe, was lovely to read He has got loads of Vit B tablets from previous attempts to come off it and he is also taking Omeprazole (which I think is to stop the stomach bleeds he has had) and Benerva(?) tablets which are Thiamin. Never heard of the milk thistle thing before i'...
by hoolahoop
03 Oct 2011 15:38
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .
Replies: 17
Views: 2844

Re: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .

Hi Tom Thanks for the message. . . I know it has to come from him. . . I understand that completely. Just wish I could fix it for him I suppose. He says this is it for him and he is going to sort it out so I just want to be able to support him through this part of it in the right way. I really hope ...
by hoolahoop
03 Oct 2011 15:32
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .
Replies: 17
Views: 2844

Re: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .

Thanks for the reply Mo, what a horrible situation for you both sister and now your husband. Cutting contact seems like such a horrible way to go but I have so much respect for you for doing it in a way. All the professional advice we get as the family is to cut him out, he has to reach his rock bot...
by hoolahoop
03 Oct 2011 14:44
Forum: Relationships
Topic: Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .
Replies: 17
Views: 2844

Sister of an alcoholic desperate to help him. . .

Hello I have just signed up to this site as I have just made an agreement with my brother to help him in one last attempt at support while he tries to get off the drink. He has been drinking for almost 15 years on and off and has caused so much hurt and pain to all of the family throughout the years...