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Avoid people who ridicule you for choosing not to drink, recommends WebMD. Spend time with people who support your decision, and ask family members and friends to help you to achieve your goals. Avoid events and places t... More »

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For many people there is no one "easy" solution to quit drinking; however, there are many practices that make it easier to quit, such as 12-step programs, private meetings with therapists, group therapy sessions or detox... More »

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Lifestyle changes, such as planning new activities rather than drinking, and keeping alcohol out the home help some people quit drinking alcohol, as does seeking help from others, notes MedlinePlus. People with more seri... More »

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