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Alcoholics Anonymous- Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem.

Click here for a list of AA meetings in Marquette County.

Alcohol Screening- AlcoholScreening.org helps individuals assess their own alcohol consumption patterns to determine if their drinking is likely to be harming their health or increasing their risk for future harm. Through education and referral, the site urges those whose drinking is harmful or hazardous to take positive action, and informs all adults who consume alcohol about guidelines and caveats for lower-risk drinking.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- Information from the CDC about alcohol.

Go Ask Alice- Information about alcohol in a Q&A format.

National Center on Addiction & Substance Abuse- The national center on addiction and substance abuse is a national nonprofit research and policy organization focused on improving the understanding, prevention and treatment of substance use and addiction. They conduct and synthesize research, inform and guide the public, evaluate and improve healthcare, and analyze and recommend policies on substance use and addiction. 

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism- The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) is one of the 27 institutes and centers that comprise the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NIAAA supports and conducts research on the impact of alcohol use on human health and well-being. It is the largest funder of alcohol research in the world.

Rethinking Drinking- Do you enjoy a drink now or then? Many of us do, often when socializing with friends and family. Drinking can be beneficial or harmful, depending on your age and health status, and, of course, how much you drink. For anyone who drinks, this site offers valuable, research-based information. What do you think about taking a look at your drinking habits and how they may affect your health? Rethinking Drinking can help you get started.

NMU Counseling Center- If you think you or a friend may have a drinking problem the counseling center is a great place to talk to counselors confidentially.

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