What a BBC Dragon had to say about addiction

The Big Secret Business Problem by BBC TV Dragons Den’s Rachel Elnaugh posted: November 26th, 2013 My Goodbye Poison blog-post last October – about my own struggle with alcohol through the high stress years of my Red Letter Days meltdown – was one of the most controversial and commented on things I have ever written. It became […]

Addiction In The Workplace

Addiction In The Workplace By Jo De Rosa   Paul Flowers With the current scandal relating to the Co-operative Bank’s former chairman and the allegations of his drug purchases, how serious is addiction in the workplace? It is estimated that 2 million people in the UK struggle with an addiction, whilst 2.9 million regularly use […]

Fighting cancer at Inner Guidance Holistic Hotel

Fighting Cancer at Inner Guidance Holistic Hotel by Jo De Rosa   Wow what an amazing 24 hours I’ve just had! Two ladies booked into our holistic hotel for the night, one of them being in the middle of her battle with cancer. She starts her next round of chemotherapy next week and wanted to […]

Do I have a problem with drinking?

Do I have a problem with drinking? By Jo De Rosa   This is a question I asked myself a lot over the years, and the conclusion I came to was ‘yes’. Although never classed an alcoholic, when I filled out an AUDIT (Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test) when joining a new doctors surgery my […]

The Freedom of Sobriety

The Freedom of Sobriety By Jo De Rosa 14th October 2013 One year has actually gone very quickly, I can’t believe I am already here! And what stands out for me the most is how much freedom I feel, which is why I titled this blog as I did. When addicted my life was consumed […]