One of the things that happens as we become long-term in recovery is....drum beat!...we get older.
It's true..years pass, we age and the people we love age too. If you stay in recovery a long time there is a very high probability that you'll do time as a caregiver--for a spouse/partner, for a parent, for a sibling.
One thing we are now learning about caregivers is there is a risk of addiction, so for us that becaomes a risk of relapse.
This month I wrote about this concern for Cancer Today Magazine..and here is the link to that story: This is one worth sharing far and wide--its a concern for folks in recovery--woman and men--and for other family and friends.
Have a read. Here's the link:
Spring is almost here!