Synopsis: This episode is hosted by Katie Lain, the co-founder of Thrive Alcohol Recovery, a program for helping others get back to a balance relationship with alcohol. She interviews Chris Scott of Fit Recovery and Dr. John Umhau, who has decades of experience researching and treating alcohol addiction, as well as researching nutrition and infectious diseases at NIH.
About Dr. Umhau
John Umhau, M.D. worked at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism at the National Institutes of Health for over twenty years. Here, he conducted research on alcoholism, nutrition, and medication. Dr. Umhau is also an expert on the Sinclair Method and other modalities for alcohol recovery.
About Katie Lain
Katie Lain is the co-founder of Thrive Alcohol Recovery. After struggling with addiction in her twenties, she realized that traditional 12-step programs were not for her. She did not want to give up alcohol completely, but wanted to regain control of her life and have a balanced relationship with alcohol. Through research of methods outside of 12-step, such as the Sinclair Method, Katie was able to start her journey to recovery.
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Disclaimer: This episode is for informational/educational use only and does not constitute medical advice. Please consult with your physician if you believe you may have a health condition.